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translucent

Descriptive of a material that transmits light but diffuses it sufficiently so that an image cannot be seen through the material clearly.
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is a leading innovator in high-performance translucent daylighting systems and architectural illumination, as well as custom canopies, shelters and outdoor structures.
Translucent polycarbonate glazings minimize heat gain and glare as they project diffuse daylighting deep into interior spaces, resulting in lower heating, cooling and lighting costs, as well as improved occupant comfort.
Add the carrots, celery, onions, garlic, and tomatoes and saute until translucent.
RPC's translucent injection molded PP cans have also met with some success in the U.
As the buildings at the Melbourne site are now quite old, most of the translucent panels had become dirty and were not allowing a great deal of sunlight through.
Officially released at the 2010 American Institute of Architects National Convention and Expo in Miami Beach, LightBasic[TM] translucent wall systems feature a simplified framing system and fewer system options when compared to Major's standard Guardian 275[R] translucent panel systems.
A sculpted ground of steps and ramps, partly formed of bricks salvaged from the fire, makes the transition from street to entrance, which is marked by a projecting glazed lobby that is an outgrowth of the clear fissure in the translucent facade.
Centerpoint translucent roofing systems simultaneously increase builder productivity and profitability," said Kendall Sayers, president, Centerpoint.
If used with HDPE and other translucent resins, a more muted color effect will result.
Comments: Translucent, youthful coverage for all ages.
Here beauty meets kitsch in seductive scatterings of glitter, flamboyant patterning, and magazine cutouts; ritualistic spots reinvent themselves as late-twentieth-century sequins; and issues of identity, ethnicity, and exoticism all dip and dive between translucent layers of clear resin.
a group of stylized fish-shaped bowls and platters, is offered in four variations--a shallow bowl, a buffet plate, a serving bowl and a platter; and in four translucent colors--aquamarine, teal, iris and amethyst.