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Cook, stirring frequently, just until the onion and garlic turn translucent, about 5 minutes.
Return the pan to the top rack of the oven and cook 10 to 15 minutes more, or until the fish flakes easily with a fork and is no longer translucent, and the topping has browned in spots.
The translucent hitchhiker hooks onto watercraft, fishing lines—essentially everything and anything that touches the water—and then gets transported to new waters.
A band of limestone also occurs at Templeton containing masses of a light-coloured translucent serpentine.
ASBESTOSROBERT H. JONES
Two of the four walls of the guest-room were of shoji, a lattice covered with translucent rice-paper.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
Tatsu had, as rudely, reopened the shoji panels, tearing a large hole in the translucent paper.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
Common camphor forms a translucent mass of hexagonal prisms, melting at 175 and boiling at 204.
As they waddled closer they puffed under the weight of heavy belts sagging with rows of odd, translucent instruments.
RESTRICTED TOOLMALCOLM B. MOREHART
They are transparent to translucent, with a vitreous lustre, and are of an emerald-green to blackish-green colour.
The dwarfs also have lenses of a translucent substance unknown to men.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE

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