Etymology
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luculent (adj.)

early 15c., "luminous, bright;" 1590s, "evident, lucid," from Latin luculentus "full of light, bright, splendid," from the stem of lux "light" (from PIE root *leuk- "light, brightness").

updated on May 16, 2021

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Definitions of luculent from WordNet

luculent (adj.)
(of language) transparently clear; easily understandable; "a luculent oration"- Robert Burton;
Synonyms: limpid / lucid / pellucid / crystal clear / perspicuous
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