Definition of translucence noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//trænsˈluːsns//
; NAmE NAmE//trænsˈluːsns//
; BrE BrE//trænzˈluːsns//
; NAmE NAmE//trænzˈluːsns//
(also translucency
BrE BrE//trænsˈluːsnsi//
; NAmE NAmE//trænsˈluːsnsi//
; BrE BrE//trænzˈluːsnsi//
; NAmE NAmE//trænzˈluːsnsi//
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the ability to allow light to pass through without being completely transparent Her skin had the papery-thin translucence of great age.