semitransparency

semitransparent

[sem-ee-trans-pair-uhnt, -par-, sem-ahy-]
adjective
imperfectly or almost transparent.

Origin:
1785–95; semi- + transparent

semitransparency, semitransparentness, noun
semitransparently, adverb
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semitransparency

noun
the quality of allowing light to pass diffusely [syn: translucence
semitransparent

adjective
allowing light to pass through diffusely; "translucent amber"; "semitransparent curtains at the windows" [syn: translucent
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