opalescently
adverb see opalescent

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • opalescently — opal·es·cent·ly …   English syllables

  • opalescently — adverb : as if opalescent : so as to appear opalescent …   Useful english dictionary

  • opalescent — adjective Date: circa 1813 reflecting an iridescent light • opalescence noun • opalescently adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • opalescent — opalescence, n. opalescently, adv. /oh peuh les euhnt/, adj. 1. exhibiting a play of colors like that of the opal. 2. having a milky iridescence. [1805 15; OPAL + ESCENT] * * * …   Universalium

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