lucency

noun

lu·​cen·​cy ˈlü-sᵊn(t)-sē How to pronounce lucency (audio)
: the quality or state of being lucent

Examples of lucency in a Sentence

the lucency of the membrane

Word History

First Known Use

1656, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of lucency was in 1656

Dictionary Entries Near lucency

Cite this Entry

“Lucency.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lucency. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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