Interlucent
Interlucent In`ter*lu"cent, a. [L. interlucens, p. pr. See {Inter-}, and {Lucent}.] Shining between. [1913 Webster]

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  • interlucent — |intə(r)|lüsənt also )l|yü adjective Etymology: Latin interlucent , interlucens, present participle of interlucēre to shine, from inter + lucēre to shine more at light : shining or glowing between or in the midst of other things …   Useful english dictionary

  • interlucent — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • interlucent — in·ter·lu·cent …   English syllables

  • interlucent — in ter•lu′cent adj …   From formal English to slang

  • BOHEMICA Avis — German. Behemle, dicitur Norimbergensibus, avis illa, quam a luce Lucidiam vocat Albertus M. quod e Bohemia quotannis in finitimas regiones avolare soleat. Lucidiam autem appellat Albertus, quod plumae illius colluceant noctu, et viatoribus eô… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • PORPHYRITES — marmoris genus, candidis punctis in rubro lucentibus insigne. Plin. l. 36. c. 7. Rebet porphyrites in eadem Aegypte, ex eo candidis intervenientibus punctis, Leucostictos vocatur. Salmas. Leptopsephos, ex Graeco λεπτόψηφος, legit Pauhrs… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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