Sentence Examples


  • In shallow seas the transparency is always reduced in rough weather.
  • The dressed sheets are sorted according to size, transparency, colour and freedom from spots or stains.
  • If the aether were itself constituted of discrete molecules, on the model of material bodies, such transparency would not be conceivable.
  • There is a distinct relationship between colour and transparency in the ocean; the most transparent water which is the most free from plankton is always the purest blue, while an increasing turbidity is usually associated with an increasing tint of green.
  • His work won him the Rumford medal of the Royal Society in 1838, and in 1843 he received its Royal medal for a paper on the "Transparency of the Atmosphere and the Laws of Extinction of the Sun's Rays passing through it."