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florid
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
a reddish color — (especially about someone's complexion or in various medical contexts)
  • I had called upon my friend, Mr. Sherlock Holmes, one day in the autumn of last year and found him in deep conversation with a very stout, florid-faced, elderly gentleman with fiery red hair.
    Adventure II — The Red-Headed League (0% in)
florid = red
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