In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(sky/skin/glass) traslúcido(glass/sky/skin) translúcido
- The jug had been sealed with a large disc of cork, onto which about half an inch of translucent wax had been poured as an airtight seal.
- The rusted wire was draped with a coat of translucent ice, the frozen water hanging down in inverted spires.
- In the front, translucent fabric is backed with a solid to create a precise tone.
- Our home base was a huge glowing translucent submarine, shaped like a blimp.
- Her hair was so white it glowed softly in the gray light and her skin was translucent.
- Choose a translucent powder to blend with your skin tone and apply with a puff or brush.
- It was served to us with a translucent cookie studded with whole roasted pumpkin seeds.
- The adhesive dries to a semi translucent plastic but can be coloured.
- It would have been dark except for the light coming from the translucent side panels.
- The thick, translucent slices were encased in a light batter that was appropriately oily.
- Like the two bathrooms directly above it on the first floor, it, too, is daylit through a wall of translucent glass blocks.
- On top of it all was a flimsy, translucent material embedding the palm trees picture.
- Its surface is covered by an inorganic, orange-yellow translucent material.
- The drive was long and windy and I enjoyed the sun on my translucent skin.
- The business end is translucent and has some light emitting diodes inside.
- Put in a heavy saucepan with the olive oil and fry over a moderate heat for a few minutes until the onion is translucent.
- He would have placed a screen of some translucent material, perhaps oiled paper supported on glass, in the opening.
- The light was a soft translucent blue that became brighter or darker depending on my depth.
- Whereas most walls were brick or concrete, her wall was made of a translucent stone.
- It makes a light-textured, translucent paste without any flavour of its own, and will set to an almost clear gel.
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