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iridescence


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Iridescence  \Ir`i*des"cence\,  n.  [See  {Iridescent}.] 
  Exhibition  of  colors  like  those  of  the  rainbow;  the  quality 
  or  state  of  being  iridescent;  a  prismatic  play  of  color;  as 
  the  iridescence  of  mother-of-pearl. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  iridescence 
  n  :  the  visual  property  of  something  having  a  milky  brightness 
  [syn:  {opalescence}] 




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