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 for lissom
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Lissom \Lis"som\, Lissome \Lis"some\ (l[i^]s"s[u^]m), a. [For
     lithesome.]
     1. Limber; supple; flexible; lithe; lithesome.
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              Straight, but as lissome as a hazel wand.
                                                    --Tennyson.
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     2. Light; nimble; active. --Halliwell. -- Lis"some*ness, n.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  lissom
      adj 1: moving and bending with ease [syn: lissome, lissom,
             lithe, lithesome, slender, supple, svelte,
             sylphlike]

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