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Milky

In numismatics, describing a surface of a coin that appears unclear due to a white spot somewhere on it. This occurs most commonly on silver coins. This may affect the value of a coin.
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Ouranopolis (all works 1995) is a room-sized wheel of smooth white-painted wood and milkily opaque Plexiglas.
As if to emphasize this, the topmost floor contains a cafeteria overlooking a roof garden, its foliage tantalizingly screened by panels of milkily translucent glass resembling rice paper, so the building appears to be literally in bloom.
Here Ban's quest has led him to devise a house with a series of mobile rooms in a single shed-like volume, enclosed by milkily translucent walls.