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The quality or condition of being pale; want of freshness or ruddiness; a sickly whiteness; lack of colour or luster; wanness. The blood the virgin's cheek forsook; A livid paleness spreads o'er all her look. (pope)

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Re: separation of blood

... cells and plasma cells. Blood cells are assorted at lower levels where plasma settles on on top. This causes pallor mortis, in other words, that paleness from the lack of circulation in the body.

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by LostBio
Sun Mar 13, 2011 11:11 pm
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Topic: separation of blood
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