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Synonyms for gauze

(medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressings

a net of transparent fabric with a loose open weave

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This feeling materializes in real but irrational apertures, thought vectors, and processional spaces gauzily layered in the mind--so that architecture becomes a garland unraveling, rather than a discipline governed by exigencies of production or consumption.
Hanging gauzily in an alcove of Beiteddine's exhibition chamber is 2009's winner, "1001 Pages" by New York-based artist Afruz Amighi.
This song gave Zomby a vessel to get loose and light-hearted, something he doesn't do easily, or for long: the spry beat baubles ride gauzily to start, but he can't help himself.
The shafts are also quasi sculptural instrusions, helping to define space, yet as they are gauzily transparent, you can see through them.
Saramago's The Tale of the Unknown Island stands in relation to his: the author's characteristic impulses, concerns, and gestures are there but gauzily transfigured as fairy tale" (181).