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sallow

(săl′ō)
adj. sallow·er, sallow·est
Of a sickly yellowish hue or complexion.
tr.v. sal·lowed, sal·lowing, sal·lows
To make sallow.

sal′low·ly adv.
sal′low·ness n.
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sallow

(săl′ō) [AS. salo]
A sickly yellow color, usually describing complexion or skin color.
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