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long and thin and often limp

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long and lean

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the cracker body with the same brush: "a striking lankness of frame
Recalling a Gothic arch straying hazardously over its bounds, or the abrupt lankness of a wall where pattern anticipates a window, Hardy believed his poetry to reveal architectural moments of "cunning irregularity.
Hair specialist Aidan Mcmackin, of Stirling, said: 'Once you get over the initial phase of the lankness, it does settle down.
Douglass comments sarcastically on ethnography's failure to find European hair textures in Egyptian images in "Claims of the Negro": "Their hair was far from being of that graceful lankness, which adorns the fair Anglo-Saxon head.