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Definition of milky-white in English:

adjective

Of the opaque white colour of milk: girls with milky-white skin a turquoise sea lapping against milky-white sand
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  • We wander down to the lower paddock and pat the milky-white Saanen dairy goats - an all-girl herd of 14.
  • Since ancient Greek times, Brac has also been renowned for its milky-white marble (some of which was used to build the White House in Washington).
  • The beef was beautifully presented on a long oval plate with coins of milky-white daikon radish supporting the rolled slices of beef.

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