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grey

Vox populi
adjective Referring to an older person, usually at or near the age of retirement.

Turner,

George Grey, English surgeon, 1877-1951.
Grey Turner sign - local areas of discoloration about the umbilicus and in the region of the loins, in acute hemorrhagic pancreatitis and other causes of retroperitoneal hemorrhage.

grey

A colour said to be achromatic or without hue. It varies in magnitude from white to black. Note: also spelt gray.
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Greyish looking; greyish tasting - the lot of them.
He was described as white, about 6ft 5ins, of stocky build with short greyish hair, and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and blue jogging bottoms.
Cleveland Police particularly want to speak to the driver of a newish, greyish cream car who gave this man a lift, as he may hold vital information.
He then drove off in a greyish car towards Pinley Green.
Anorthosite, a greyish to whitish fine-grained rock, is used in glass, ceramics, metallurgical and filler applications.
Its greyish quality must affect the colours of the drawings, and the eyes of the average 50 year old visitor have to strain to read the captions.
I am in my forties with light brown/ greyish hair, how can I achieve this fl attering look?
He had a black or grey hoodie and was wearing greyish tracksuit trousers with white stripes.
l Botrytis, a type of fungal infection, is a particular autumnal problem in the greenhouse, so keep a constant eye out for signs of infection - a greyish mould on leaves.
One was a white woman, aged about 50, with greyish long hair.
There, among the many slightly greyish homes in Hillmorton Road, lies one rather different house - a bright green one.
Kevin said: "The water is so dense with silt it causes them to develop their pink skin, which begins as greyish when they are young, but develops over the years to the stark bubblegum pink.