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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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A salad of buffalo mozzarella had variously-hued tomatoes that had been aggressively seasoned, making the most of them late in the season, whilst the cheese was milkily rich.
Another strong Iberian tradition is the impervious, inscrutable exterior, which here finds contemporary expression in a skin of milkily translucent horizontal glass panels that wraps, seals and homogenises the exterior (shades of the Kursaal concert hall in San Sebastian, AR May 2000).
Ouranopolis (all works 1995) is a room-sized wheel of smooth white-painted wood and milkily opaque Plexiglas.