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Pellucid

Pronunciation: [ puh-loo-sid ]


Definition: adjective

1: allowing the maximum passage of light, as glass; translucent

2: clear; limpid

Origin: 1610; Latin


Etymology: from Latin pellucidus, from perlucere ‘shine through’


Usage:

Synonyms:

  • transparent

  • translucent

  • clear

  • crystal clear

Example: The enormous wall made entirely of windows was stunning and pellucid.

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