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complexionnoun apparent character, apparent state, appearance, aspect, carriage, character, color, demeanor, display, disposition, external appearance, facet, fashion, favor, feature, figure, form, guise, image, look, manifestation, manner, mien, nature, outward appearance, port, posture, presence, quality, regard, respect, semblance, shape, slant, spirit, style, tenor, tone, view, visage
Associated concepts: complexion of the case
See also: appearance, condition, look, spirit, state
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distemperancy could be diagnosed easily through examination of the urine.
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Distinction: Blacks in Gold Rush California and British Columbia," California Historical Quarterly 56 (Spring 1977): 36.
51) If angry stamping and staring were not considered "unseemly," it was in large part because these gestures were understood to represent the natural bodily expression of internal complexional