OTHER WORDS FROM opalescento·pal·es·cence, nouno·pal·es·cent·ly, adverb
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The opalescent, minty-green louche billows under the ice water droplets.
For a second the lily was enveloped in a milk-white foam, which disappeared, leaving the fluid opalescent.
Boris plunged in his hand and drew out an exquisite marble thing, blue-veined, rose-tinted, and glistening with opalescent drops.
The saline tracts between the prisms produce a milky or opalescent appearance.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
We mounted to the upper deck, under the open sky, with its opalescent tints and shifting clouds to the west.The Wasted Generation|Owen Johnson
First, silvery threads of light began to weave along the bristling ridges of the east and opalescent flecks to glimmer overhead.The Code of the Mountains|Charles Neville Buck
Two Venetian glass vases on the mantel gave out an opalescent gleam in the twilight.Molly Brown's Sophomore Days|Nell Speed
When a great quantity of gelatin is present the filtrate will be opalescent instead of perfectly clear.Detection of the Common Food Adulterants|Edwin M. Bruce