Diaphanic
Diaphanic Di`a*phan"ic, a. [See {Diaphanous}.] Having power to transmit light; transparent; diaphanous. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Diaphanous — Di*aph a*nous, a. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to show or shine through; dia through + ? to show, and in the passive, to shine: cf. F. diaphane. See {Phantom}, and cf. {Diaphane}, {Diaphanic}.] Allowing light to pass through, as porcelain; translucent or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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