opacity


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Opacity \O*pac"i*ty\, n. [L. opacitas: cf. F. opacit['e].]
   1. The state of being opaque; the quality of a body which
      renders it impervious to the rays of light; want of
      transparency; opaqueness.
      [1913 Webster]

   2. Obscurity; want of clearness. --Bp. Hall.
      [1913 Webster]
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