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semitransparent

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Partially transparent.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Translucent. Allowing some visibility but clouded or obscured.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Half or imperfectly transparent.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Half-transparent or imperfectly transparent.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. allowing light to pass through diffusely

Etymologies

semi- +‎ transparent (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • It is possible to make glazes with every degree of transparency or opacity, such as semitransparent or semiopaque.

    5. Simple glaze theory

  • Designed by Tokyo-based architects Atelier Bow-Wow, the Lab or "traveling toolbox" is a two-story, 2,200-square-foot rectangular structure wrapped in a semitransparent mesh.

    The People's Works of Art

  • The technology would embed hundreds of semitransparent LEDs onto a thin lens, letting wearers experience augmented reality right through their eyes.

    Augmented Contact Lenses Cover Your Eye with a Screen of 100s of LEDs | Inhabitat

  • “They appear to be semitransparent,” the captain observed.

    365 tomorrows » Patricia Stewart : A New Free Flash Fiction SciFi Story Every Day

  • Those tall windows have been replaced with a triangulating pattern of semitransparent mirror glass etched with the museum's name in 3 ½ -foot-tall hot-pink letters — making it loud and clear that something different is going on inside.

    Designed to Evoke the Future of Filmmaking...

  • Conceptually similar to GM's AUTOnomy fuel-cell concept of 2002, the i8—like its urban-EV sibling, the i3—is radically different in one respect: BMW says it is actually going to build it, virtually as it appears in concept-car form, complete with its semitransparent body panels, butterfly doors, glowing blue grilles and laser headlights.

    Twiki, Bring the Car Around

  • And while a Behr product is still tops among stains, a semitransparent stain from Sikkens is also proving impressive in our tests.

    What's new in Consumer Reports: Home content from the June 2010 issue

  • As Eva studied the semitransparent sheet, faint lines of text scrolled up to meet her roving gaze.

    The Search For WondLa

  • He sniffed it, put it to his ear, and gazed into the semitransparent shell before gently placing it down again.

    DRAGON GAMES

  • Then Kyle imagined he could see a semitransparent duplicate of Manolis rise up from his own body and join the first ghostly figure.

    Masked

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