translucently

[ trans-loo-suhnt, tranz- ]SEE DEFINITION OF translucently
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But to the north-west an edge of it was translucently green.

Is not the duty of the girls who are a little older or who have been away to school or college perfectly, translucently clear?

So translucently white was it, that when he dropped it into a glass of water he had difficulty in finding it.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, from Latin translucentem (nominative translucens), present participle of translucere "to shine through," from trans- "through" (see trans-) + lucere "to shine" (see light (n.)).

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