|Origin:||Medieval Latin complexio, from Latin, 'combination', from complexus; COMPLEX1|
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the natural colour or appearance of the skin on your face:
Drinking water is good for the complexion.
pale/fair/ruddy etc complexion (=a pale, fair, red etc face)
She was fair-complexioned with blonde hair.
the general character or nature of something:
Crime has risen under governments of every political complexion.
to make a situation or event seem different:
This document puts a different complexion on the matter.