from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Easily understood or seen through.
from The Century Dictionary.
- Transparent; pervious to the sight.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective rare Transparent; pervious to the sight.
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- adjective Easily
construedor seen through.
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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The joy of an infant, or joy-generation, without significance to an unprofound and common mind -- how strange to see the excess of pathos in that; yet men of any (or at least of much) sensibility see in this a transpicuous masque for another form, viz., the eternal ground of sorrow in all human hearts.
Of this opinion also was _Cæsar la Galla_, whose words are these,  “The Moone doth there appeare clearest, where shee is transpicuous, not onely through the superficies, but the substance also, and there she seemes spotted, where her body is most opacous.”
778: Sent from her through the wide transpicuous aire,