gaunt

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gaunt

thin plus obvious diminution in abdominal size, indicative of reduced feed intake leading to reduced gut fill.
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Thus the lithograph in Paris sans fin depicting two human skeletons standing gauntly to attention near shelves of skulls and other bones (Fig.
But I will perhaps remember him best gauntly dominating in the title role of Michel Fokine's Paganini, a part he learned from its creator, Dmitri Rostov.