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  • The wood is white, but acquires a rosy tinge after exposure to light.

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  • Another species, possessing flowers with the lower petals white with a red tinge, and the upper yellow and red with a white border, and fruit unarmed, is Ae.

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  • Of the approximate size of an English mastiff, this powerful baboon is blackish grey in colour with a tinge of green due to the yellow rings on most of the hairs.

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  • The marble of Hymettus, which often has a bluish tinge, was used extensively for building in ancient Athens, and also, in early times, for sculpture; but the white marble of Pentelicus was preferred for both purposes.

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  • They have received a tinge of Hamitic blood from the Galla people, and have high foreheads, large eyes, straight noses and thick but not pouting lips.

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  • Copper is a brilliant metal of a peculiar red colour which assumes a pinkish or yellowish tinge on a freshly fractured surface of the pure metal, and is purplish when the metal contains cuprous oxide.

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  • When pure, sodium dioxide has a faint yellowish tinge, but on exposure it whitens (W.

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  • A blue product is obtained at once, but a red tinge often results.

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  • Consequently there was a tinge of theological dogmatism about the whole matter.

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  • The general colour of the upper parts is yellowish grey, with or without a rusty tinge, which is, however, always noticeable on the head; while the underparts are lighter.

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  • An ingot of tin is pure white (except for a slight tinge of blue); the colour depends, however, upon the temperature at which it is poured - if too low, the surface is dull, if too high, iridescent.

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  • The moral philosophy of Aquinas is Aristotelianism with a Neoplatonic tinge, interpreted and supplemented by a view of Christian dogma derived chiefly from Augustine.

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  • A deep melancholy took possession of him, and gave a dark tinge to all his views of human nature and of human destiny.

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  • His attitude is one not of bitterness but of calm hopelessness, with an occasional tinge of disgust or contempt.

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  • Marius had a decided tinge of fanaticism and superstition.

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  • It weighs 1944 carats, is of a somewhat yellow tinge, and is among the Russian crown jewels.

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  • All voting is a sort of gaming, like checkers or backgammon, with a slight moral tinge to it, a playing with right and wrong, with moral questions; and betting naturally accompanies it.

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  • Although commonly described as white, the hair has a more or less decided tinge of yellow, which appears to be more marked in the summer than in the winter coat.

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  • But as Pythagoras himself came from Samos, and his doctrines have a decidedly Oriental tinge, it may very well be that both he and the Essenes drew from a common source; for there is no need to reject, as is so commonly done, the statements of our authorities as to the antiquity of the Essenes.

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  • Such a conception has a Greek tinge, and would be found in Jewish circles, probably, not before the 2nd century B.C.

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  • The last two categories, which do not become prominent anywhere in Europe until the 12th century, had, like all gilds, a religious tinge, but their aims were primarily worldly, and their functions were mainly of an economic character.

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  • The language often had a theological tinge (never entirely absent), as when the " idea " was spoken of, or " the night of the divine mystery," or the dialectic of the absolute called the " course of the divine life.

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  • Cadmium is a white metal, possessing a bluish tinge, and is capable of taking a high polish; on breaking, it shows a distinct fibrous fracture.

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  • When not tarnished, the mineral has a silver-white colour with a tinge of red, and the lustre is metallic. Hardness 2-21; specific gravity 9-70-9.83.

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  • roseus or antiquorum, white, with a rosy tinge above, and with scarlet wing-coverts, while the remiges are black (as in all species), ranges from the Cape Verde Islands to India and Ceylon, north as far as Lake Baikal; southwards through Africa and Madagascar, eventually as P. minor.

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  • The general colour of the fur is greyish, with a deep tinge of chestnut from the middle of the back to the root of the tail.

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  • But it must not be forgotten that there was also a tinge of purely political discontent about the rising; the insurgents everywhere proclaimed their intention to destroy traitors, of whom the most generally condemned were the chancellor, Archbishop Sudbury, and the treasurer, Sir Robert Hailes, the two persons most responsible For the levy of the poll-tax.

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  • At most we can only fill up the portrait by reference to the tinge of simple old-fashioned scholarship, which on its historic side made him an eager searcher for antiquities and among old records, and on its poetic occasionally stirred him to an excursion as far as that gentlest slope of Parnassus inhabited by the descriptive muse.

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  • Indian influence is predominant as far as Cambodia (though with a Chinese tinge), Indian alphabets being employed and the Buddhism being of the Sinhalese type, but in Annam and Tongking the Chinese script and many Chinese institutions are in use.

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  • Thus, while the squirrels of north and west Europe are of the bright red colour of the British animal, those of the mountainous regions of southern Europe are of a deep blackish grey; while those from Siberia are a clear pale grey colour, with scarcely a tinge of rufous.

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  • As the solution of potassium permanganate, which is deep red in colour, is dropped into the colourless iron solution, it is quickly decolorized while the iron solution gradually assumes a yellowish tinge, the first drop of the permanganate solution in excess giving it a pink tint.

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  • It was therefore only as the God of Israel that the true God could be known within Israel; and so on the one hand the little society of faith - which had not in reality the least tinge of political coherence - is thought of as yet forming the true kernel of the nation qua nation, while on the other hand the state of Judah profits by the prophetic religion inasmuch as the nation must be saved from destruction in order that the prophetic faith - which is still bound up with the idea of the nation - may not be dissolved.

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  • The dark base of the mountainous thunderheads had a greenish tinge.

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  • blueish tinge to the fish.

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  • I could see a faint tinge of color steal back in.

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  • argot, a cock's spur), which are violet-black or dark-purple externally, and whitish with a tinge of pink within, are between 3 and 12 in.

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  • Each case must be considered on its merits; and the critic's procedure must of necessity be "eclectic" - an epithet often used with a tinge of reproach, the ground for which it is not easy to discover.

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  • The Koreans are distinct from both Chinese and Japanese in physiognomy, though dark straight hair, dark oblique eyes, and a tinge of bronze in the skin are always present.

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  • The Persian ladies hair is very luxuriant and never cut; it is nearly always dyed red with henna, or with indigo to a blue-black tinge; it is naturally a glossy black.

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  • 10) stands in open opposition to the old kings with their leanings to Rome and, at least external, tinge of HellenJsm.

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  • With the Liberal reaction and strong reform movement which characterized the earlier years of Alexander II.'s reign (1855-1881) he thoroughly sympathized, and for some time he warmly advocated the introduction of liberal institutions of the British type, but when he perceived that the agitation was assuming a Socialistic and Nihilist tinge, and that in some quarters of the Liberal camp indulgence was being shown to Polish national aspirations, he gradually modified his attitude until he came to be regarded by the Liberals as a renegade.

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  • The Swahili, inhabiting the coast-line from the equator to about r6° S., are a somewhat heterogeneous mixture of Bantu with a tinge of Arab blood.

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  • It has an amorphous internal structure, a dull fracture; is of a yellow to yellowish-brown hue, the purer varieties being almost colourless, or possessing a greenish tinge, and has a somewhat bitter aromatic taste, and a balsamic odour, which is developed by heating.

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  • The general colour is blackish, with a more or less marked grey or brownish tinge on the hair of the shoulders, and sometimes of chestnut on the head.

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  • The milk of the cow, which may be taken as typical of all others, and is indeed by far the most important and valuable of all, is, when newly drawn, an opaque white fluid, with a yellowish tinge, soft, bland and sweetish to the taste, and possessed of a faintly animal odour.

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  • About 1200 a collection of fables in Latin prose, based partly on Romulus, was made by the Cistercian monk Odo of Sherrington; they have a strong medieval and clerical tinge.

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  • These sophistications can be most conveniently detected, first by taste and next by saponification, rosin oil and mineral oil remaining unsaponified, hemp oil giving a greenish soap, while rape oil yields a soap with a yellow tinge.

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  • The wood of the hawthorn is white in colour, with a yellowish tinge.

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  • To these experiences, too, we may partly ascribe the reverence for law, for the rights of property, and for the monarchical form of government which he appears to have sincerely felt; and, demagogue as he became in a certain sense, they gave his mind a deep Conservative tinge.

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  • On exposure to light it assumes a greenish tinge.

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  • darwini have a bluish tinge.

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  • bluish tinge in the hind wing doesn't count.

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  • impurityddish tinge to this gold is a corrosion product caused by copper impurities in the gold.

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  • leathery texture and often have a purple tinge to the veins on their underside.

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  • The object now changed from a brilliant white to a duller or dimmer light with an orange tinge.

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  • murky water a green tinge, like engine oil.

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  • Much of the dolerite found in these places has a greenish tinge because of the presence of the mineral olivine.

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  • purplish tinge on the gills and stem.

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  • reddish tinge to some of his skin, where her blows landed on his face.

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  • The leaves are dark green with silky sheen and a slightly reddish tinge.

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  • rufous tinge to upperparts.

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  • rusty tinge on the edge of some of the feathers on its back which confirmed the identification.

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  • Spice plantations of cloves, cinnamon, nutmeg and vanilla punctuate the landscape and tinge the atmosphere with a pleasant spicy scent.

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  • sleaze rock with a tinge of punk.

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  • spewing black smoke, which had an odd greenish tinge.

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  • tinge of sadness to her experiences.

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  • tinge of regret at their quadruple victory is landlady Mrs Brenda Manson.

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  • tinge of color steal back in.

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  • tinge of red in their whole twenty faces.

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  • tinge of bitterness.

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  • tinge of jealousy and envy as we realize that others are going forward and we seem to be treading water.

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  • She felt a tinge of contempt mingle itself with her pain at having refused him.

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  • The petals have a lovely pink tinge around the edges.

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  • Fluid can often be seen underneath the plates, which may also develop a reddish tinge.

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  • The plant was also used in dying clothes, giving a crimson tinge to linen cloth.

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  • These include adding a sepia tinge or shooting the picture in black and white.

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  • There was, you could say, almost a greenish tinge to her.

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  • The slight bluish tinge in the hind wing doesn't count.

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  • Some teeth have a yellowish tinge, some are more beige - very few are actually ' white ' .

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  • Inside, the M&S meat was an alarmingly bright pink; the Waitrose gray with a pinkish tinge in the middle.

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  • Except perhaps for the reddish tinge to some of his skin, where her blows landed on his face.

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  • Beside black with a brownish tinge like me you can find dun (gray) or red also.

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  • tinge on the wings.

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  • This leads to a slight violet tinge at the periphery of the image outlines.

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  • yellowish tinge, some are more beige - very few are actually ' white ' .

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  • r) does not involve any official tinge, which would justify the deletion of Kai Teµ66Eos 6 65€X00s, uou in that verse, and of r)µwv in vv.

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  • The milk of the cow, which may be taken as typical of all others, and is indeed by far the most important and valuable of all (see Dairy And Dairy Farming), is, when newly drawn, an opaque white fluid, with a yellowish tinge, soft, bland and sweetish to the taste, and possessed of a faintly animal odour.

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  • In its rejection of this doctrine Manichaeism agreed with Neo-Platonism; but, while the latter, notwithstanding all its attempts to conform itself to Christianity, could find no formula by which to inaugurate within its own limits the special veneration of Christ, the Western Manichaeans succeeded in giving their teaching a Christian tinge.

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  • It is true that the nationalistic tinge is found in late writings (Chronicles, Psalms), and that its absence, therefore, is not merely a matter of date; but it is hardly conceivable that an author of any time before the 5th century could have ignored the nationalistic point of view so completely as Proverbs does.

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  • The Swahili, inhabiting the coast-line from the equator to about r6° S., are a somewhat heterogeneous mixture of Bantu with a tinge of Arab blood.

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  • Notice the purplish tinge on the gills and stem.

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  • Small olive-brown warbler with slight rufous tinge to upperparts.

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  • There was still a slight rusty tinge on the edge of some of the feathers on its back which confirmed the identification.

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  • They 're sleaze rock with a tinge of punk.

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  • Arranged in an odd figure of eight formation were numerous tall towers, each spewing black smoke, which had an odd greenish tinge.

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  • But, there was also a tinge of sadness to her experiences.

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  • There were about twenty of them without one single tinge of red in their whole twenty faces.

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  • He read the thought upon my features, and his smile had a tinge of bitterness.

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  • There is also a tinge of jealousy and envy as we realize that others are going forward and we seem to be treading water.

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  • Some teeth have a yellowish tinge, some are more beige - very few are actually ' white '.

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  • A few of the Chalkhill Blue Butterflies had an extensive brown tinge on the wings.

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  • It's pronounced "KWON-tro", and it will add a tinge of class and sophistication to your drink.

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  • Perhaps you should try adding a bit more of a lower-alcohol content vodka or triple sec into your recipe and combine the lime and cranberry juice just enough to give your Cosmo a tinge of pink color.

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  • Grenadine is nonalcoholic syrup that adds a festive tinge of red or pink color and a distinct sweetness to drinks with grenadine.

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  • Try using a pickled maple in a girl's bedroom for a slight pink tinge, or a dark wenge stain in a boy's room.

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  • Upon close inspection it was as clear as day, a brownish yellow tinge all along the exterior surfaces of my teeth.

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  • Notes of frozen apple, peach nectar and mimosa give the scent its pleasant fruitiness, while muguet (Lily of the Valley), freesia, night-blooming jasmine and tuberose balance the sweetness with a soft floral tinge.

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  • After you have applied the white cream makeup, add a green tinge by stippling on some green greasepaint with a soft sponge.

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  • The book has nothing to do with Halloween, but the name has enough of a macabre tinge to it that it would fit in at any Halloween cocktail party.

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  • Iberis Petraea - A pretty alpine species, 3 inches high, with a flat cluster of white flowers, relieved in the centre by a tinge of red, thriving among rock plants in welldrained spots with plenty of moisture.

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  • The new kind has bold leafage, a glaucous tinge overlying the deep green body color; the flowers, of a rich apricot color, open out widely, and are of great substance.

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  • The flowers are bell-shaped, 1/2 inch across, and white, varying to a purplish tinge.

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  • The flowers of most of them are of a reddish tinge, and several are yellow.

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  • Snakes-head (Iris Tuberosa) - This is an interesting if quiet-colored kind, 12 or 13 inches high, the flowers small, brownish-green marked with yellow, and a purplish-brown tinge on the upper part.

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  • Other varieties are hirtum, distinguished by the hairiness of the leaves and branches, and purpureum, which has the leaves suffused with a dull purple tinge.

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  • There are also C. leptosepala, a Californian kind, and C. purpurascens, distinct and handsome, about 1 foot high, with purplish stems, and bright orange flowers, the outside of the petals flushed with a purplish tinge.

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  • The yellow tinge of the foliage is extremely bright, and at a distance looks like a glowing mass of yellow bloom.

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  • S. o. major has flowers twice the size of the type, clear rose, inclining to cherry, and has less of a purple tinge.

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  • Although the color becomes most intense in autumn, the leaves have a bronzy-purple tinge from the first.

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  • Half Jacket accessory lenses come in an ice iridium polarized shade that has a tinge of purple in the coloring.

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  • Cyanosis-A bluish tinge to the skin that can occur when the blood oxygen level drops too low.

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  • Cyanotic-Marked by a bluish tinge to the skin that occurs when the blood oxygen level drops too low.

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  • Mucus production is typically increased and leaky capillaries in the lungs may tinge the mucus with blood.

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  • When hard-boiled eggs are overcooked, the yolks develop a green tinge around the yolk, which in turn will give your egg salad a green tint.

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  • There are hundreds of shades of blonde hair, from creamy light locks with the slightest tinge of gold to rich honey-colored hair with multiple highlights.

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  • Eating too many carrots can actually give you a distinctly orange tinge, especially the palms of your hands.

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  • While most diamonds with a tinge of color are considered inferior and less valuable, an intense, consistent color is highly valued.

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  • Even a large diamond can be dull and unattractive if it is poorly cut or has an unwanted tinge of color, and all the stone's characteristics should be properly balanced for a stunning engagement ring.

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  • Aries loves witty repartee that has a tinge of underlying sexual tension, so don’t be afraid to unload a few double entrendres with this sign.

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  • Whereas some astrological signs such as Pisces might have an ethereal tinge to their physical appearance, a Taurean woman is one that looks beautiful yet still substantial and solid.

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  • Engineered with sophistication, Tag Heuer Link ladies launches women's watches adding a tinge of modern style.

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  • You'll find the perfect tinge of creativity engraved in all the pieces with meticulous functions adding to their beauty.

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  • However, one band brought pop music with a tinge of rock to the forefront again: The Beatles.

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  • It's a deep black with a bit of a blue tinge to it.

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