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According to a dictionary, transparent allows light to pass through without diffusion whilie translucent with diffusion.
Can you either one to describe glowing skin?
Of course it's not all black and white. There are varying degrees of distortion.
I would not describe "glowing" skin as being translucent. Only lizzard-belly white people like me.
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