Sentence Examples with the word pale

Her gray eyes were almost the color of the moon overhead, her pale features obscured by curls that danced in an ocean breeze.

Birds of either phase of plumage pair indiscriminately, and the young show by their earliest feathers whether they will prove whole or parti-coloured; but in their immature plumage the upper surface is barred with pale reddish brown.

The major-domo stood at the porch talking to an elderly orderly and to a pale young officer with a bandaged arm.

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If the substance does not melt but changes colour, we may have present: zinc oxide - from white to yellow, becoming white on cooling; stannic oxide - white to yellowish brown, dirty white on cooling; lead oxide - from white or yellowish-red to brownish-red, yellow on cooling; bismuth oxide - from white or pale yellow to orange-yellow or reddish-brown, pale yellow on cooling; manganese oxide - from white or yellowish white to dark brown, remaining dark brown on cooling (if it changes on cooling to a bright reddishbrown, it indicates cadmium oxide); copper oxide - from bright blue or green to black; ferrous oxide - from greyish-white to black; ferric oxide - from brownish-red to black, brownish-red on cooling; potassium chromate - yellow to dark orange, fusing at a red heat.

The ventral and anal fins are white, tinged with pale red; and the dorsal, pectoral and caudal tipped with black.

His face went pale and then turned crimson from the neck up.

The mono-nitro compounds are stable and distil without decomposition; they have a pale yellow colour and possess an agreeable odour.

Velox), which has likewise a black tail-tip and pale ears, may be the North American form of the same group. The northern fennec (V.

In 1860 the nidification of the species, about which strange stories had been told to the naturalist last named, was determined, and its eggs, of a pale De la L'ave's very rare and interesting memoir was reprinted by M.

Its plumage for the most part is of a pale buff colour, rayed and speckled with black and reddish brown.