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English translation: translucent, opaque, iridescent

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French term or phrase:translucide, opaque, irridescent
English translation:translucent, opaque, iridescent
Entered by: Elizabeth Lyons
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05:44 Oct 28, 2005
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)
French term or phrase: translucide, opaque, irridescent
color of glass
Jean-Louia Nagant
translucent, opaque, irridescent
Explanation:
HTH : )

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Note added at 9 mins (2005-10-28 05:53:42 GMT)
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Light passesthrough,filtered; light is absorbed or blocked; light is reflected and refracted via these three types of glass. : ))

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Note added at 1 hr 25 mins (2005-10-28 07:09:31 GMT)
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Per Sue, below, my oversight, of course: iRidescent ; )
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5 +7translucent, opaque, irridescent
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translucent, opaque, irridescent


Explanation:
HTH : )

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Note added at 9 mins (2005-10-28 05:53:42 GMT)
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Light passesthrough,filtered; light is absorbed or blocked; light is reflected and refracted via these three types of glass. : ))

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Note added at 1 hr 25 mins (2005-10-28 07:09:31 GMT)
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Per Sue, below, my oversight, of course: iRidescent ; )

Elizabeth Lyons
United States
Local time: 00:33
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  RHELLER
10 mins
  -> Thanks, Rita : )

agree  Michele Fauble
48 mins
  -> Thanks, Michele : )

agree  Kit Cree
1 hr
  -> Thanks, Kit : )

agree  Dr Sue Levy: iridescent - one *r* - from Latin iris//all part of the service ;-) nighty-night :-)
1 hr
  -> Sue, of course you are right, (time for me to retire -- been staring at Italian medical reports all day); and, Thank you!

agree  EJP
2 hrs
  -> EJP, thank you!

agree  Can Altinbay
7 hrs
  -> Thanks, Can : )

agree  Robintech
5 days
  -> Robintech, thank you :
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