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Even a few moments after the stethoscope had been removed, one could see the ring it made on his bluish, waxen skin.
ATLANTISGERHART HAUPTMANN
A slight flush rose on the waxen pallor of Gesualdo's face, but he still kept silence.
Everywhere the rhododendron was bloom-loaded, and the large-petaled flower of the "cucumber tree" spread its waxen whiteness.
A PAGAN OF THE HILLSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
The sequence once interrupted, the whole was bosh; when the thread was broken the beads were seen to be waxen and hollow.
Then the colour faded quickly, leaving behind it a waxen pallor and a deep shadow round her eyes.
THE OUTRAGEANNIE VIVANTI
She grew slightly paler, though her cheeks were waxen enough before.
A NEW SENSATIONALBERT ROSS
The mountain magnolia flaunted its great petals of waxen while and the wild rose nodded its frail face everywhere.
WHEN 'BEAR CAT' WENT DRYCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
Fruit medium to large oblong, tapering, irregular; Surface smooth, beautifully striped on waxen yellow.
AMERICAN POMOLOGYJ. A. WARDER
The heavy-lidded eyes open, the waxen face puckers, and there is a peevish wail.
As he spoke the waxen pallor of his cheeks increased, until he looked like a corpse with living eyes.
TONGUES OF CONSCIENCEROBERT SMYTHE HICHENS

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