diaphanous

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diaphanous

(usually of fabrics such as silk) fine and translucent
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In response, it needs to be said that the diaphanousness of consciousness has two sides to it.
We must admire the skill with which the sculptor has achieved the impression of diaphanousness in her rippling garments.