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English Dictionary: transparentness by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. the quality of being clear and transparent [syn: transparency, transparence, transparentness]
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Transparent \Trans*par"ent\, a. [F., from LL. transparens,
      -entis, p. pr. of transparere to be transparent; L. trans
      across, through + parere to appear. See {Appear}.]
      1. Having the property of transmitting rays of light, so that
            bodies can be distinctly seen through; pervious to light;
            diaphanous; pellucid; as, transparent glass; a transparent
            diamond; -- opposed to {opaque}. [bd]Transparent elemental
            air.[b8] --Milton.
      2. Admitting the passage of light; open; porous; as, a
            transparent veil. --Dryden.
      Syn: Translucent; pellucid; clear; bright; limpid; lucid;
               diaphanous. See {Translucent}. -- {Trans*par"ent*ly},
               adv. -- {Trans*par"ent*ness}, n.
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