from The Century Dictionary.
- Yellow, as if jaundiced.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Of a tint resembling that produced by jaundice; yellow.
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- adjective Marked by
jaundice, or having the appearance of that disease
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Dark icteroid fluid sprayed and oozed from the crushed flesh, and the beast flailed about in its death throes.
Both sexes paint themselves with a mixture of the root of the turmeric plant (curcuma longa) and cocoa-nut oil, which frequently changed our clothes and persons of an icteroid hue, from _our_ curiosity to mingle with them in the villages -- _theirs_ to come on board the ship.