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opaque

adjective [not gradable]    /oʊˈpeɪk/
(of a substance ) preventing light from traveling through, and therefore not allowing you to see through it: opaque watercolors Opaque also means difficult to understand : The majority of readers found his poetry difficult , even opaque.
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