What does the word milky mean?

Usage examples for milky

  1. Beside him, Bentrik had a screen on; it was still milky- white, and he was speaking into a radio hand- phone. – Space Viking by Henry Beam Piper
  2. Our Milky Way, with its millions of stars, represents for us only a portion of the Creation. – Astronomy for Amateurs by Camille Flammarion
  3. The sun was a body of enormous size, and the points of light in the Milky Way were similar suns at a tremendous distance from the earth. – The Story of Evolution by Joseph McCabe