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Related / Similar Words: skin condition, skin color, skin colour

 

Definition:
  • (obsolete) a combination of elements (of dryness and warmth or of the four humors) that was once believed to determine a person''s health and temperament;
  • texture and appearance of the skin of the face;
  • the coloring of a person''s face;
  • a point of view or general attitude or inclination; "he altered the complexion of his times"; "a liberal political complexion";
  • a combination that results from coupling or interlinking; "diphthongs are complexions of vowels";
  • give a certain color to; "The setting sun complexioned the hills";

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    Hyponyms: paleness, blondness, fairness, ruddiness, rosiness, lividness, lividity, luridness, pallidness, pallor, wanness, achromasia, sallowness, tawniness, darkness, duskiness, swarthiness

     

    Attributes: blond, blonde, light-haired, brunet, brunette

     

    Derivational Morphology: complect, interconnect, interlink, skin condition, skin color, skin colour

     

     
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