Definitions for opalescentˌoʊ pəˈlɛs ənt
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iridescent, nacreous, opalescent, opaline, pearlescent(adj)
having a play of lustrous rainbow colors
"an iridescent oil slick"; "nacreous (or pearlescent) clouds looking like mother-of-pearl"; "a milky opalescent (or opaline) luster"
Exhibiting a milky iridescence like that of an opal.
Origin: From . First attested in 1813.
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