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Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (1870–1938). Roget’s International Thesaurus. 1922.
 
Class III. Words Relating to Matter
Section III. Organic Matter
2. Sensation
(6) Light
(i) Light in General
 
425. Transparency.
 
  
NOUN:TRANSPARENCY, transparence, translucence, translucency, diaphaneity, diaphanousness; lucidity, pellucidity, limpidity; fluorescence; transillumination, translumination.
  TRANSPARENT MEDIUM, glass, crystal, lymph, water, hyalite, hyaline.
  
VERB:BE TRANSPARENT &c. adj.; transmit light.
  
ADJECTIVE:TRANSPARENT, pellucid, lucid, diaphanous; translucent, tralucent [obs.], limpid, clear, serene, crystalline, clear as crystal, pervious [rare], vitreous, transpicuous [rare], glassy, hyaline, hyaloid [rare], vitreform.
  
QUOTATION:Translucent syrops tinct with cinnamon.—Keats

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