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Meaning of PELLUCID

Pronunciation:  pu'loosid

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  (of language) transparently clear; easily understandable; "writes in a limpid style"; "lucid directions"; "a luculent oration"- Robert Burton; "pellucid prose"; "a crystal clear explanation"; "a perspicuous argument"
  2. [adj]  transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity; "the cold crystalline water of melted snow"; "crystal clear skies"; "could see the sand on the bottom of the limpid pool"; "lucid air"; "a pellucid brook"; "transparent cristal"

PELLUCID is a 8 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: clear, crystal clear, crystalline, limpid, lucid, luculent, perspicuous, transparent



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pel*lu"cid\, a. [L. pellucidus; per (see {Per-}) +
lucidus clear, bright: cf. F. pellucide.]
Transparent; clear; limpid; translucent; not opaque.
``Pellucid crystal.'' --Dr. H. More. ``Pellucid streams.''

Biology Dictionary
 Definition: Transparent.
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