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gossamer
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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Definition
characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy

or:

so thin as to transmit light
  • Looking at it from the roof of her house, she had thought that crossing it would make her feel like a gossamer-winged fairy flying through the air.
    Chapter 44 (24% in)

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