opalescent definition

  • adjective:
    • Exhibiting a milky iridescence like this of an opal.
    • displaying a milky iridescence that way of an opal.
    • showing a milky or pearly light from the interior; having an opaline play of colors.
    • having a play of lustrous rainbow colors
  • others:
    • Having variegated and altering colors like those for the opal.
    • Milky.

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