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gossamer
used in King Lear

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Definition
characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy

or:

so thin as to transmit light
  • Hadst thou been aught but gossamer, feathers, air, So many fathom down precipitating, Thou'dst shiver'd like an egg: but thou dost breathe; Hast heavy substance; bleed'st not; speak'st; art sound.
    4.6 — Act 4 Scene 6 — The country near Dover (19% in)

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