Words nearby opalescent
OTHER WORDS FROM opalescento·pal·es·cence, nouno·pal·es·cent·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for opalescence
The alkaline bicarbonates either do not disturb the solution, or only cause a slight degree of opalescence.
The opalescence of the glass arises entirely from precipitated silica.
The opalescence above referred to principally affects the manubrium, tentacles, and margin of the nectocalyx.
The opalescence, so painful to the eyes, had given place to a clear atmosphere; and the low sun was full of rich coloring.Adrift in the Arctic Ice Pack|Elisha Kent Kane
The globes upon the gruesome mammalian half-heads were still dark and unfired with opalescence.Astounding Stories, May, 1931|Various