Noun(1) the phenomenon of not permitting the passage of electromagnetic radiation(2) incomprehensibility resulting from obscurity of meaning(3) the quality of being opaque to a degree; the degree to which something reduces the passage of light
(1) thinner paints need black added to increase opacity(2) Multiple layers of nets stretched over the structural frame create a dramatic and ever-changing play of opacity and translucency as the viewer moves in and around the installation.(3) The commingling of transparency and opacity is handled with remarkable skill.(4) These stripes often alternate between dense opacity and a milky translucence that barely hides the underlying layers.(5) Within these dense geometries, he achieved virtuosic manipulations of optically mixed color, conjuring intriguing tensions between effects of transparency and opacity , flatness and volume.(6) Applying acrylics to the acetate with bamboo brushes, Stone controls viscosity and opacity while leaving the edges of the transparent film unpainted.(7) The skin of his buildings employs a full palette of optical effects - transparency, translucency, opacity and reflectivity - in a way that seems subtly integrated with the city's structure.(8) The dark glass wall, on the entrance facade, shifts between transparency and a dark, reflective opacity , depending on lighting conditions and the spectator's point of view.(9) It explains at once causticity and non-causticity, transparency and opacity , colour and the absence of colours.(10) The main body of the object absorbs light, but the cuts reflect it, and an interplay can be set up between opacity and transparency.(11) The Phone Tools content rendering makes use of advanced graphics techniques for image opacity , transparency, zooming and panning.(12) The photoinduced side effects of all these drugs were, in particular, changes in the skin pigmentation, corneal opacity , cataract formation and retinopathy.(13) The Helena's envelope of floor-to-ceiling glass, wrap-around windows, and metal panels weaves a shimmering pattern of opacity and reflection.(14) Its crucial feature is a quality of opacity that forces us to think; it must ├ö├ç├┐tease us out of thought├ö├ç├û (Keats).(15) the difficulty and opacity in Barthes' texts(16) The cult of transparency leads ultimately to opacity .
(1) opacity :: opacity
2. obscurity ::
1. clarity ::
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