Semitranslucent
Semitranslucent Sem`i*trans*lu"cent, a. Slightly clear; transmitting light in a slight degree. [1913 Webster]

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  • semitranslucent — adjective Date: 1832 somewhat translucent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • semitranslucent — /sem ee trans looh seuhnt, tranz , sem uy /, adj. imperfectly or almost translucent. [1825 35; SEMI + TRANSLUCENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • semitranslucent — adj. partially translucent, somewhat transparent …   English contemporary dictionary

  • semitranslucent — semi·translucent …   English syllables

  • semitranslucent — /ˌsɛmitrænzˈlusənt/ (say .semeetranz loohsuhnt) adjective imperfectly translucent …   Australian English dictionary

  • semitranslucent — “+ adjective Etymology: semi + translucent : somewhat translucent * * * /sem ee trans looh seuhnt, tranz , sem uy /, adj. imperfectly or almost translucent. [1825 35; SEMI + TRANSLUCENT] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dog's mercury — Mercury Mer cu*ry, n. [L. Mercurius; akin to merx wares.] 1. (Rom. Myth.) A Latin god of commerce and gain; treated by the poets as identical with the Greek Hermes, messenger of the gods, conductor of souls to the lower world, and god of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • English mercury — Mercury Mer cu*ry, n. [L. Mercurius; akin to merx wares.] 1. (Rom. Myth.) A Latin god of commerce and gain; treated by the poets as identical with the Greek Hermes, messenger of the gods, conductor of souls to the lower world, and god of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Good King Henry — Mercury Mer cu*ry, n. [L. Mercurius; akin to merx wares.] 1. (Rom. Myth.) A Latin god of commerce and gain; treated by the poets as identical with the Greek Hermes, messenger of the gods, conductor of souls to the lower world, and god of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Horn mercury — Mercury Mer cu*ry, n. [L. Mercurius; akin to merx wares.] 1. (Rom. Myth.) A Latin god of commerce and gain; treated by the poets as identical with the Greek Hermes, messenger of the gods, conductor of souls to the lower world, and god of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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