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diaphanous
used in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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so thin that light passes through it
  • It was a wild, cold, seasonable night of March, with a pale moon, lying on her back as though the wind had tilted her, and a flying wrack of the most diaphanous and lawny texture.
    p. 52.9

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