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- adj. Growing or becoming pale.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Growing or becoming pale; inclining to paleness or pallor; somewhat pallid or pale; wan.
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The Genius Loci, the _tutela_ of Nightmare Abbey, the spirit of black melancholy, began to set his seal on her pallescent countenance.