Definition of milchglas in English:

milchglas

(also milch glass)

Pronunciation /ˈmɪlxɡlɑːs/ /ˈmɪlxɡlas/ /ˈmɪlkɡlɑːs/

noun

  • A type of white opaque glass, similar in appearance to porcelain. More usually called milk-glass or opaline.

Origin

Early 20th century. From German Milchglas from Milch + Glas.