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Horst recommends this plant, Scindapsus pictus, with its beautiful silvery green leaves.
Though she was warmly wrapped in a soft rug of silvery fur, a chill crept into her heart.
The tone is of quiet silvery beauty, but the stop does not seem to have been largely adopted by other builders.
Suddenly the clock in the big hall below chimed two upon its peal of silvery bells.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
He spoke with a grave and silvery pitch that made his words seem to soar lightly over his audience.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
Georgie could not forbear a smile, while Lucy burst into inextinguishable peals of silvery laughter.
The lights were lowered, a single calcium playing with its soft and silvery  rays upon his face and shoulders.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
The silvery speech of women is a magnificent thing, but their golden silence is a more magnificent thing still.
It runs crystal-clear between silvery sallows under a moist, mild sky.
Down in the court a silvery fountain played among palms and banana trees.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER

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