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Pellucid (transparent; easily understood) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Barron's essential words for the GRE, which includes 800 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.

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Definition of the adjective pellucid

What does pellucid mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity
  2. (of language) transparently clear; easily understandable

Alternative definition of the adjective pellucid

adjective

  1. allowing for the passage of light; transparent
  2. easily understood; clear

Definition of the adjective pellucid for high school students

    easily intelligible, clear
    • example: Wishing his book to be pellucid to the common man, Albert Camus avoided using complicated grammar when composing The Stranger.

The adjective pellucid is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica; Or, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1797)

Constructed on a Plan, by which the Different Sciences and Arts are Digested Into the Form of Distinct Treatises Or Systems, Comprehending the History, Theory, and Practice, of Each, According to the Latest Discoveries and Improvements; and Full Explanations Given of the Various Detached Parts of Knowledge, Whether Relating to Natural and Artificial Objects, Or to Matters Ecclesiastical, Civil, Military, Commercial ..., Together with a Description of All the Countries, Cities, Principal Mountains ... Throughout the World; a General History ... and an Account of the Lives of the Most Eminent Persons in Every Nation, from the Earliest Ages Down to the Present Times

The nucleus resembles a grape feed, the bocty being pellucid and depressed, the fore part...

The dubium is of an oval shape, with one fide convex, the other concave ; the margin pellucid, and the inner part containing a great number os ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature (1810)

by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)

It is among the larger kinds of animalcules, egg-( haped, pellucid, and somewhat depressed at top. 22. The ulriculus relembles a bottle j ...

Google previewA Lexicon of Alchemy (2014)

by Martin Rulandus

White, pellucid, sexanguar Fluors, like a straight beam, such as Misenian Bisalt. 4 . White pellucid, quadrangular Fluors, like adamant, adhering to a red metallic marble. 5. White, pyramidal Fluors, transparent at the top, in a white metallic rock, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1858)

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Pellucid ; vitreous. Colourless, but gray or yellow, rarely green, brown, or black. Taste saline and pungent. B.B. volatilizes without fusing ; on copper wire colours the flame bluish-green. Chem. com. (32 per cent, ammonia, or) 33*9 ammonium, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; or, universal dictionary of knowledge, on an original plan: comprising the twofold advantage of a philosophical and an alphabetical arrangement, with appropriate engravings (1845)

Edited by Edw. Smedley, Hugh Jam. Rose, and H. John Rose. (Text: voll. XXVI. Plates: voll. III. Index

Beneath this, the pellucid cartilage presented a regular smooth surface, of a dusky red colour throughout, and thus distinguished itself from the harder yellowish, or yellowish-white cartilage, in which ossification had commenced. Having ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Mixed sciences, vol. 5

Beneath this, the pellucid cartilage presented a regular smooth surface, of a dusky red colour throughout, and thus distinguished itself from the harder yellowish, or yellowish-white cartilage, in which ossification had commenced. Having ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences, compiled by a society of gentlemen in Scotland [ed. by W. Smellie]. Suppl. to the 3rd. ed., by G. Gleig (1810)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica

pellucid, smooth ; whirls 5, finely ribbed. tut. Devonshire. Jlriattu . * 59. T. pellucid, white ; whirls 5, separated by a fine rib. Plymouth. fubarcua- * 60.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1858)

Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature by Thomas Stewart Traill

Pellucid; vitreous. Colourless, but gray or yellow, rarely green, brown, or black. Taste saline and pungent. B.B. volatilizes without fusing; on copper wire colours the flame bluish-green. Chem. com. (32 per cent. ammonia, or) 339 ammonium, ...

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Scrabble value of P3E1L1L1U1C3I1D2

The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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