semitransparent


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sem·i·trans·par·ent

 (sĕm′ē-trăns-pâr′ənt, -păr′-, sĕm′ī-)
adj.
Partially transparent.
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semitransparent

(ˌsɛmɪtrænsˈpærənt)
adj
(General Physics) partially or somewhat transparent; between transparent and opaque
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Adj.1.semitransparent - allowing light to pass through diffusely; "translucent amber"; "semitransparent curtains at the windows"
clear - allowing light to pass through; "clear water"; "clear plastic bags"; "clear glass"; "the air is clear and clean"
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