Semipellucid
Semipellucid Sem`i*pel*lu"cid (s[e^]m`[i^]*p[e^]l*l[=u]"s[i^]d), a. Half clear, or imperfectly transparent; as, a semipellucid gem. [1913 Webster]

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  • Agate — Ag ate, n. [F. agate, It. agata, L. achates, fr. Gr. ?.] 1. (Min.) A semipellucid, uncrystallized variety of quartz, presenting various tints in the same specimen. Its colors are delicately arranged in stripes or bands, or blended in clouds.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Semiperspicuous — Sem i*per*spic u*ous (s[e^]m [i^]*p[ e]r*sp[i^]k [ u]*[u^]s), a. Half transparent; imperfectly clear; semipellucid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • frosted — Synonyms and related words: affectless, alcoholic drink, anesthetized, arctic, argent, argentine, autistic, beverage, blunt, canescent, catatonic, chalky, chill, chilly, cold, cold as charity, cold blooded, coldhearted, cool, cretaceous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • frosty — Synonyms and related words: Olympian, affectless, aloof, anesthetized, arctic, argent, argentine, autistic, backward, bashful, blank, blunt, canescent, catatonic, chalky, chill, chilled, chilly, cold, cold as charity, cold blooded, coldhearted,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lucid — Synonyms and related words: Attic, Ciceronian, all there, apprehensible, balanced, beaming, bright, brilliant, chaste, classic, clean cut, clear, clear as crystal, clear as day, clear cut, clearheaded, clearminded, cloudless, coherent, compos… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pellucid — Synonyms and related words: Attic, Ciceronian, chaste, classic, clean cut, clear, clear as crystal, clear as day, clear cut, cloudless, coherent, connected, consistent, crisp, crystal, crystal clear, crystalline, defined, definite, diaphane,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • translucent — Synonyms and related words: apparent, clean cut, clear, clear as crystal, clear as day, clear cut, cloudless, coherent, connected, consistent, crisp, crystal, crystal clear, crystalline, defined, definite, diaphanous, direct, distinct, explicit,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Semitransparency — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Semitransparency >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 semitransparency semitransparency opalescence milkiness pearliness Sgm: N 1 gauze gauze muslin Sgm: N 1 film film Sgm: N 1 mica mica mother …   English dictionary for students

  • milky — adj 1. lacteal, lactic, milk, milch; lactescent, lactiferous, emulsive. 2. white, creamy, pearly, nacreous, chalky, cretaceous; cloudy, opaque, fume , frosted, semipellucid, mat; whitish, albescent, adularescent, canescent; snowy, niveous, hoar,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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