semiopaque

[ sem-ee-oh-peyk, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm i oʊˈpeɪk, ˌsɛm aɪ- /

adjective

partly or nearly opaque.

Nearby words

  1. seminoma,
  2. seminuria,
  3. semiochemical,
  4. semiofficial,
  5. semiology,
  6. semiotic,
  7. semiotician,
  8. semiotics,
  9. semioviparous,
  10. semipalatinsk

Origin of semiopaque

First recorded in 1685–95; semi- + opaque

Related formssem·i·o·pac·i·ty [sem-ee-oh-pas-i-tee, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm i oʊˈpæs ɪ ti, ˌsɛm aɪ-/, noun

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