lechosos opal

[ lek-uh-sohs ]
/ ˈlɛk əˌsoʊs /

noun

a variety of opal having a deep-green play of color.

Nearby words

  1. lecher,
  2. lecher wires,
  3. lecherous,
  4. lecherously,
  5. lechery,
  6. lechuguilla,
  7. lechwe,
  8. lecithal,
  9. lecithic,
  10. lecithin

Origin of lechosos opal

lechosos < Spanish lechoso milky, equivalent to lech(e) milk (< Latin lact-; see lact-) + -oso (< Latin -ōsus -ous)

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