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milk glass

n.
An opaque or translucent usually whitish glass.

milk glass

n
opaque white glass, originally produced in imitation of Chinese porcelain

milk′ glass`


n.
an opaque white glass.
[1870–75]
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Noun1.milk glass - a milky white translucent or opaque glassmilk glass - a milky white translucent or opaque glass
glass - a brittle transparent solid with irregular atomic structure
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The downloadable designs (including coasters, napkin rings and votive holders) and plastic PLA filament (in colors like Jadeite, Robin's Egg and Lemon Drop) were inspired by the "milk glass" of the late 19th century.
'Milk glass' was originally produced in imitation of which prestigious import?
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WITH FLOWERS IN BLOOM AND PLEASANT DAYS AHEAD, dress the table for spring with pretty, colorful blooms from the garden in small vintage milk glass containers.
Another innovative product was the so-called milk glass, introduced in 1952 and subsequently the company''s top-seller.
The lattimi (milk glass) pieces take up the opaque sheen of porcelain, while the battuti (hammered) works from 1940 have the pocked texture of beaten silver.