semiopaque
adjective Date: 1691 nearly opaque

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  • Semiopaque — Sem i*o*paque , a. Half opaque; only half transparent. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • semiopaque — semiopacity /sem ee oh pas i tee, sem uy /, n. /sem ee oh payk , sem uy /, adj. partly or nearly opaque. [1685 95; SEMI + OPAQUE] * * * …   Universalium

  • semiopaque — semi·opaque …   English syllables

  • semiopaque — sem i•o•paque′ adj …   From formal English to slang

  • semiopaque — adjective partially opaque • Similar to: ↑opaque …   Useful english dictionary

  • Uranium glass — is glass which has had uranium, usually in oxide diuranate form, added to a glass mix prior to melting. The proportion usually varies from trace levels to about 2% by weight uranium, although some 19th century pieces were made with up to 25%… …   Wikipedia

  • Fog — Fog, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fogged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fogging}.] 1. To envelop, as with fog; to befog; to overcast; to darken; to obscure. [1913 Webster] 2. (Photog.) To render semiopaque or cloudy, as a negative film, by exposure to stray light,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fogged — Fog Fog, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fogged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fogging}.] 1. To envelop, as with fog; to befog; to overcast; to darken; to obscure. [1913 Webster] 2. (Photog.) To render semiopaque or cloudy, as a negative film, by exposure to stray… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fogging — Fog Fog, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fogged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fogging}.] 1. To envelop, as with fog; to befog; to overcast; to darken; to obscure. [1913 Webster] 2. (Photog.) To render semiopaque or cloudy, as a negative film, by exposure to stray… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Semiopacous — Sem i*o*pa cous, a. Semiopaque. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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