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Adj.1.sooty-black - of the black color of soot
achromatic, neutral - having no hue; "neutral colors like black or white"
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Near evening on September 1, 1862, the battle-scarred, sooty-black gunboat, accompanied by a transport, loomed menacingly into view.
The sooty-black cloud of depression has nothing to do with Maddocks.
Why does he keep getting killed by sooty-black bird-demon beings, only to wake again in a new situation?