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See also: faeculae
- plural form of
1822, James Watt and John Robison, A System of Mechanical Philosophy, volume III, page 546:
- Were the heavenly spaces perfectly transparent, we should no more see them than the purest water through which we see other objects; and we see them as we see water tinged with milk or other fæculæ.