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pallid
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
abnormally pale (lacking healthy skin color); or anything that lacks energy or liveliness
  • Indeed, those boys looked mightily overworked as it was; a particularly pallid young man had to be Creon in one play and Poseidon in the other.
    p. 529.7

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