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Thursday, May 29, 2003

29 MAY 03

From Merriam-Webster.

Pellucid

Pronunciation: p&-‘lü-s&d

Function: adjective

Etymology: Latin pellucidus, from per: through + lucidus: lucid – more at FOR

Date: 1619

1 : admitting maximum passage of light without diffusion or distortion

2 : reflecting light evenly from all surfaces

3 : easy to understand

– pel·lu·cid·ly – /p&-‘lü-s&d-lE/ – adverb

“The perpetual midday sun poured down its torrid rays from zenith, as it had done since the beginning of Pellucidarian time…”

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