Definitions for lucentˈlu sənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lu•centˈlu sənt(adj.)

  1. shining with light.

  2. translucent; clear.

Origin of lucent:

1490–1500; < L lūcent-, s. of lūcēns, prp. of lūcēre to shine; see lucid

lu′cent•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aglow(p), lambent, lucent, luminous(adj)

    softly bright or radiant

    "a house aglow with lights"; "glowing embers"; "lambent tongues of flame"; "the lucent moon"; "a sky luminous with stars"

Wiktionary

  1. lucent(Adjective)

    Emitting light; shining, luminous.

  2. lucent(Adjective)

    Translucent; clear, lucid.

  3. Origin: From the participle stem of lucere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lucent(adj)

    shining; bright; resplendent

Freebase

  1. Lucent

    Lucent was an American multinational telecommunications equipment company headquartered in Murray Hill, New Jersey, in the United States. It was established on September 30, 1996 through the demerger of the former AT&T Technologies business unit of AT&T Corporation, which included Western Electric and Bell Labs. Lucent was merged with Alcatel SA of France in a merger of equals on December 1, 2006, forming Alcatel-Lucent.

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