Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun same as pellucidness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality or state of being pellucid; transparency; translucency; clearness.

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  • noun transparency; lucidity; clarity

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun passing light without diffusion or distortion
  • noun free from obscurity and easy to understand; the comprehensibility of clear expression

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Examples

  • To be moist, muddy, rumpled and smeared, when by the very nature of your position it is your duty to be clear-starched up to the pellucidity of crystal, to be spotless as the lily, to be crisp as the ivy-leaf, and as clear in complexion as a rose, — is it not, O gentle readers, felt to be a disgrace?

    The Duke's Children

  • I'd even managed to stop it translating what the occasional patronizing mugull would ask me every time I stopped to gape at some extraordinary sight, as "Is one's discombobulation requiring pellucidity?"

    Asimov's Science Fiction

  • Diaphaneity, the noun form of diaphanous, is unfamiliar, and pellucidity could be confused with Pell grants.

    No Uncertain Terms

  • Diaphaneity, the noun form of diaphanous, is unfamiliar, and pellucidity could be confused with Pell grants.

    No Uncertain Terms

  • Diaphaneity, the noun form of diaphanous, is unfamiliar, and pellucidity could be confused with Pell grants.

    No Uncertain Terms

  • Diaphaneity, the noun form of diaphanous, is unfamiliar, and pellucidity could be confused with Pell grants.

    No Uncertain Terms

  • The style, however, was pithy, and in writing that is the first Christian grace -- no, I forgot, it is the second; pellucidity is the first.

    Love Me Little, Love Me Long

  • To be moist, muddy, rumpled and smeared, when by the very nature of your position it is your duty to be clear-starched up to the pellucidity of crystal, to be spotless as the lily, to be crisp as the ivy-leaf, and as clear in complexion as a rose, -- is it not, O gentle readers, felt to be a disgrace?

    The Duke's Children

  • Lid originally made of mere opaque board, but changed latterly into a light frame, covered (_glazed_, so to speak) with entrails of animals, clarified into something of pellucidity.

    Early Kings of Norway

  • And the other the post-remote effect; as the renewed pellucidity of the cornea; and thus six links of causation may be expressed in words.

    Zoonomia, Vol. II Or, the Laws of Organic Life

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