perspicuousness
noun see perspicuous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • perspicuousness — index judgment (discernment) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Perspicuousness — 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

  • perspicuousness — See perspicuously. * * * …   Universalium

  • perspicuousness — noun The state or characteristic of being perspicuous; perspicuity …   Wiktionary

  • perspicuousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being clear and easy to perceive or understand: clarity, clearness, distinctness, limpidity, limpidness, lucidity, lucidness, pellu cidity, pellucidness, perspicuity, plainness. See CLEAR …   English dictionary for students

  • perspicuousness — pÉ™(r) spɪkjÊŠÉ™snɪs n. clearness, lucidity; state of being expressed clearly; transparency …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perspicuousness — n. See perspicuity …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • perspicuousness — per·spic·u·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • perspicuousness — noun clarity as a consequence of being perspicuous • Syn: ↑perspicuity, ↑plainness • Derivationally related forms: ↑plain (for: ↑plainness), ↑perspicuous, ↑perspicuous ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • perspicuity — noun clarity as a consequence of being perspicuous • Syn: ↑perspicuousness, ↑plainness • Derivationally related forms: ↑plain (for: ↑plainness), ↑perspicuous (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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