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Daemon
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iridescent

(adjective) Having a play of lustrous rainbow colors.

Synonyms: opalescent, pearlescent, nacreous

Usage: Soap bubbles are iridescent.
johnfl
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IRIDESCENT AND INCONDESCENT ARE MISTAKEN FOR ONE ANOTHER IN SOFT WHITE LIGHT.
KSPavan
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iridescent
Definition: (adjective) Having a play of lustrous rainbow colors.
Synonyms: opalescent, pearlescent, nacreous
Usage: Soap bubbles are iridescent.
KSPavan
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iridescent
Definition: (adjective) Having a play of lustrous rainbow colors.
Synonyms: opalescent, pearlescent, nacreous
Usage: Soap bubbles are iridescent.
Wilmar (USA)
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Definition: (adjective) Having a play of lustrous rainbow colors.
I'm afraid many people wouldn't settle on this definition, as it doesn't paint the exactly picture they have in their.
8BooksOfSengathe
Posted: Monday, September 3, 2018 10:15:14 AM

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Daemon wrote:
iridescent

(adjective) Having a play of lustrous rainbow colors.

Synonyms: opalescent, pearlescent, nacreous

Usage: Soap bubbles are iridescent.




Here is link that gives a fuller explanation
of what iridescent means , plus some colorful
photos of various and interesting iridescent objects.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iridescence
....


Children are frequently mesmerized by iridescent objects
such as bubbles and shells.

lazarius
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johnfl wrote:
IRIDESCENT AND INCONDESCENT ARE MISTAKEN FOR ONE ANOTHER IN SOFT WHITE LIGHT.

Those who mistake iridescent for incandescent will probably mistake incandescent for fluorescent, fluorescent for evanescent, evanescent for effervescent, effervescent for efflorescent and efflorescent for aventurescent.

I wish a speedy convalescence to them.

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