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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The visual property of something having a milky brightness and a play of colors from the surface.

Usage examples (37)
  • The jewel's opalescence was fascinating.
  • Overbearing opalescence accompanied every appearance.
  • This glow grew stronger and became a pearly opalescence.
  • All she could recall was the startling opalescence of his eyes. for more
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