Definitions for lucidˈlu sɪd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
easily understood; intelligible:
a lucid explanation.
a lucid moment in his madness.
glowing with light; luminous.
clear; pellucid; transparent.
Origin of lucid:
1575–85; < L lūcidus
limpid, lucid, luculent, pellucid, crystal clear, perspicuous(adj)
(of language) transparently clear; easily understandable
"writes in a limpid style"; "lucid directions"; "a luculent oration"- Robert Burton; "pellucid prose"; "a crystal clear explanation"; "a perspicuous argument"
having a clear mind
"a lucid moment in his madness"
coherent, logical, lucid(adj)
capable of thinking and expressing yourself in a clear and consistent manner
"a lucid thinker"; "she was more coherent than she had been just after the accident"
crystalline, crystal clear, limpid, lucid, pellucid, transparent(adj)
transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity
"the cold crystalline water of melted snow"; "crystal clear skies"; "could see the sand on the bottom of the limpid pool"; "lucid air"; "a pellucid brook"; "transparent crystal"
clear; easily understood
mentally rational; sane
bright, luminous, translucent or transparent
Origin: lucidus, from lux + -id.
shining; bright; resplendent; as, the lucid orbs of heaven
presenting a clear view; easily understood; clear
bright with the radiance of intellect; not darkened or confused by delirium or madness; marked by the regular operations of reason; as, a lucid interval
Lucid is a dataflow programming language. It is designed to experiment with non-von Neumann programming models. It was designed by Bill Wadge and Ed Ashcroft and described in the book Lucid, the Dataflow Programming Language.
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