sallowly

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sallow1 (ˈsæləʊ)
 
adj
1.  (esp of human skin) of an unhealthy pale or yellowish colour
 
vb
2.  (tr) to make sallow
 
[Old English salu; related to Old Norse sol seaweed (Icelandic sōlr yellowish), Old High German salo, French sale dirty]
 
'sallowish1
 
adj
 
'sallowly1
 
adv
 
'sallowness1
 
n

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