semitranslucent

semitranslucent

(ˌsɛmɪtrænsˈluːsənt)
adj
(General Physics) partially or somewhat translucent; between translucent and opaque
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The periosteum lifts away easily and the underlying bone is eggshell thin, semitranslucent, bluish and easily penetrated.
Each print is double-sided and appears semitranslucent, creating a mirrored image from either side.
The sheets'surfaces had been smeared with various fleshy hues of thin, drippy semitranslucent polyester paint that had a fast, sweaty feeling.
6), Robert Hughes, writing in Time Magazine, does just that: "[The self-portrait] comes out as a yearning apotheosis of the Jewish-American princess, in a semitranslucent nightie from some celestial boutique, languidly holding a bouquet and wafted aloft.
8): head and body red, shading to semitranslucent orange-red posteriorly, with series of 8-9 short pale saddles on back, first above pectoral fin base, last centered on top of caudal peduncle; vertical pale area on lower body before anal fin origin; few scattered, tiny, iridescent bluish spots present on anterior part of body; thin diagonal iridescent bluish line across opercular region just anterior to base of pectoral fin; head with bluishedged broad bar below eye; rim of eye bright red; scattered melanophores present on nape and abdomen; fins with orangish red rays and translucent membranes.
Latex sample was diluted to a semitranslucent state and the particle size of latex was measured directly by Beckman LS320 laser particle size analyzer (produced by Beckman Coulter, UK).
Poach the apples over low heat until the apples are cooked through and semitranslucent, about 5 minutes.
As we reported previously, concentrated nanogel dispersions based on PNIPAAm force four phases upon increasing the temperarture: semitranslucent swollen gels, clear suspensions, cloudy suspensions, and white shrunken gels (17).
Eggs of Astropecten latespinosus are semitranslucent and larger than those of A.
On blood agar the colonies appear white, semitranslucent, and viscid (older colonies appear yellow).
Choose a lightweight foundation that makes your skin appear flawless, but with a modern semitranslucent finish that doesn't hide it.