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Meaning of LUX

Pronunciation:  luks

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a unit of illumination equal to 1 lumen per square meter; 0.0929 foot candle

LUX is a 3 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: lx
 See Also: illumination unit, phot



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Lux\, v. t. [Cf. F. luxer. See {Luxate}.]
To put out of joint; to luxate. [Obs.]

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