perspicuously
adverb see perspicuous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • perspicuously — perspicuous ► ADJECTIVE 1) clearly expressed and easily understood; lucid. 2) expressing things clearly. DERIVATIVES perspicuity noun perspicuously adverb. ORIGIN Latin perspicuus transparent, clear …   English terms dictionary

  • Perspicuously — Perspicuous Per*spic u*ous, a. [L. perspicuus, from perspicere to look through. See {Perspective}.] 1. Capable of being through; transparent; translucent; not opaque. [Obs.] Peacham. [1913 Webster] 2. Clear to the understanding; capable of being… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perspicuously — See perspicuous. * * * …   Universalium

  • perspicuously — adverb With clarity and lucidity. See Also: perspicuity, perspicuous, perspicuousness, perspicacious, perspicaciously, perspicacity, perspective …   Wiktionary

  • perspicuously — pÉ™(r) spɪkjÊŠÉ™slɪ adv. clearly, transparently; in a way that is easily understood, lucidly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perspicuously — per·spic·u·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • perspicuously — adverb in a clear and lucid manner this is a lucidly written book • Syn: ↑lucidly, ↑pellucidly, ↑limpidly • Derived from adjective: ↑perspicuous, ↑limpid (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • perspicuous — perspicuously, adv. perspicuousness, n. /peuhr spik yooh euhs/, adj. 1. clearly expressed or presented; lucid. 2. perspicacious. [1470 80; < L perspicuus transparent, equiv. to perspic , s. of perspicere to look or see through (per PER + spicere …   Universalium

  • limpidly — adverb in a clear and lucid manner this is a lucidly written book • Syn: ↑lucidly, ↑pellucidly, ↑perspicuously • Derived from adjective: ↑perspicuous (for: ↑perspicuously) …   Useful english dictionary

  • lucidly — adverb in a clear and lucid manner this is a lucidly written book • Syn: ↑pellucidly, ↑limpidly, ↑perspicuously • Derived from adjective: ↑perspicuous (for: ↑perspicuously) …   Useful english dictionary

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