having fins supported by articulated rays rather than by spines, as a malacopterygian.
(of certain teleost fishes) having fins that are supported by flexible cartilaginous rays See also malacopterygian Compare spiny-finned
noun, Photography. 1. an image, often created by a special lens, that is recognizable but somewhat blurred or diffused.
- Soft-focus lens
noun 1. (photog) a lens designed to produce an image that is uniformly very slightly out of focus: typically used for portrait work
- Soft furnishings
plural noun 1. (Brit) curtains, hangings, rugs, etc
- Soft g
noun the consonant ‘g’ as it is pronounced in ‘gem’ and ‘giraffe’ Examples A soft g is pronounced as a fricative or affricate.