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pallid

adjective

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lacking a healthy skin color
  • a pallid man who looked as though he'd never seen the sun

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The first known use of pallid was in 1590

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“Pallid.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pallid. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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