semiopaque

adjective
semi·​opaque | \ˌse-mē-ō-ˈpāk, ˌse-ˌmī-, -mi-\

Definition of semiopaque 

: nearly opaque

First Known Use of semiopaque

1691, in the meaning defined above

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