permitting light to pass through but diffusing it so that persons, objects, etc., on the opposite side are not clearly visible: Frosted window glass is translucent but not transparent.
easily understandable; lucid: a translucent explication.
clear; transparent: translucent seawater.
In other words, a translucent medium allows the transport of light while a
transparent medium not only allows the transport of light but allows for image
In this lesson, we will explore the meaning of the term translucent. There will be a
discussion of the properties of translucent materials and when...
Tinted windows, frosted glass, sunglasses, wax paper, fingers and certain
plastics are all examples of translucent objects. Translucent is defined as a
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Things that are transparent are so clear you can see through them as if there's
nothing there. Things that are translucent allow light through but with significant ...
A translucent material lets light pass through, but objects on the other side can't
be seen clearly. Think: Shrinky Dinks or stained glass. In contrast, a transparent ...
The definition of translucent is allowing light to pass through but not showing the
distinct images on the other side. An example of translucent is a frosted glass ...
Materials like frosted glass and some plastics are called translucent. When light
strikes translucent materials, only some of the light passes through them.
Students will become familiar with transparent, translucent, and opaque objects.
Students predict whether items are transparent, translucent, or opaque. Finally ...