vita-glass

noun
vi·​ta-glass | \ ˈvī-tə-ˌglas How to pronounce vita-glass (audio) \
variants: or less commonly vita \ ˈvī-​tə How to pronounce vita-glass (audio) \

Definition of vita-glass

: glass that does not obstruct ultraviolet rays The aluminium blinds shot up, and the sun poured in through the vita-glass, filling the room with beneficent rays.— Evelyn Waugh, Decline And Fall, 1928

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“Vita-glass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vita-glass. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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