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  • so thin as to transmit light; "a hat with a diaphanous veil"; "filmy wings of a moth"; "gauzy clouds of dandelion down"; "gossamer cobwebs"; "sheer silk stockings"; "transparent chiffon"; "vaporous silks"

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  • Diaphanous drapery: Diaphanous drapery was the art of statues that had on drapery that looked real, but it was completely made of stone. This classical art was made from free-flowing

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