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Lucite

1937, proprietary name (E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Co., Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.) for a solid, transparent plastic, from Latin luc(i)-, from stem of lucere "to shine" (from PIE *louk-eyo-, suffixed (iterative) form of root *leuk- "light, brightness").

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Definitions of Lucite from WordNet

Lucite (n.)
a transparent thermoplastic acrylic resin;
Synonyms: Perspex
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