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half-silvered

adjective

(of a mirror) having an incomplete reflective coating, so that half the incident light is reflected and half transmitted: used in optical instruments and two-way mirrors

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Nearby words

half-seas over, half-second, half-section, half-serious, half-share, half-silvered, half-sister, half-size, half-slip, half-smile, half-sole
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