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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pal·lid /ˈpæləd/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pal·lid a.  Deficient in color; pale; wan; as, a pallid countenance; pallid blue.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or
             emotional distress; "the pallid face of the invalid";
             "her wan face suddenly flushed" [syn: pale, wan]
      2: (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or
         feeble; "the pale light of a half moon"; "a pale sun";
         "the late afternoon light coming through the el tracks
         fell in pale oblongs on the street"; "a pallid sky"; "the
         pale (or wan) stars"; "the wan light of dawn" [syn: pale,
      3: lacking in vitality or interest or effectiveness; "a pale
         rendition of the aria"; "pale prose with the faint
         sweetness of lavender"; "a pallid performance" [syn: pale]