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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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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.
I didn't realise they also played in shirts of a sort of greyish, orangish tint, and as for Croatia's greyish green-and-grey-squared shirts, I could have sworn the squares were red and white.
The Greyish Quartet were recently featured as part of the BBC Introducing section of the Jazz On 3 radio show and they continue to play regular gigs in the region.
Police are keen to trace the man involved who was described as in his 50s, thin and with greyish, spiky hair.
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.
One was a white woman, aged about 50, with greyish long hair.
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.
Mysilver bracelet is no longer, but I do have a greyish set of stretchy links in its place.
Mr Easton is 6ft 1in tall, medium build, with short, greyish brown receding hair and several tattoos.
Botrytis, a type of fungal infection, is a particular autumnal problem in the greenhouse so keep a constant eye out for signs of infection such as a greyish mould on leaves.
He then drove off in a greyish car towards Pinley Green.