Opake

O`pake´


a.1.See Opaque.
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9 Innenfassadenelemente aus Aluminium (Tren, opake Verglasung);
In the interior therefore of an opake red-hot body of any temperature, the illumination is always the same, whatever be the constitution of the body in other respects.
Die Unangemessenheit zwischen der Theorie der Sprache und den fur sie angefuhrten sprachlichen Phanomenen verdeckt Benjamin durch die opake "Metapher" der "Engelsprache.
Condens'd his Emanations into hard opake substances; .
in the viewing of Objects, one ought to be careful not to hinder the Light from falling on Them, by the Hat, Perruke, or any other thing, especially when they are to look upon Opake Objects: for nothing can be seen with the best Glasses, unless the Object be in a due distance, with a sufficient light.
aggregated in opake, orange-yellow coloured individuals, which consist each of three hexagonal prisms curved towards their terminations in a manner often beautifully symmetrical.
The axis of vision is not coincident with the axis of things, and so they appear not transparent but opake [sic].
by the cruelties of [philosophical] Demonstration / It became Opake & Indefinite .
In one night the Atlantic Continent was caught up with the Moon, And became an Opake Globe far distant clad with moony beams.
The dissecting knife--already a sort of pen--is the object to which "we owe our superiority over the antients," Beddoes comments, "in deducing inward lesions from external signs and particular sensations, and which therefore can be considered as the glass that shews the state of the viscera through the otherwise opake walls of skin and flesh, can be by no means adequate to lay open all the effects of unhealthy processes" (10:13).