Definition of Lucida. Meaning of Lucida. Synonyms of Lucida

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Lucida. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Lucida and, of course, Lucida synonyms and on the right images related to the word Lucida.

Definition of Lucida

No result for Lucida. Showing similar results...

Baloghia lucida
Bloodwood Blood"wood, n. (Bot.) A tree having the wood or the sap of the color of blood. Note: Norfolk Island bloodwood is a euphorbiaceous tree (Baloghia lucida), from which the sap is collected for use as a plant. Various other trees have the name, chiefly on account of the color of the wood, as Gordonia H[ae]matoxylon of Jamaica, and several species of Australian Eucalyptus; also the true logwood ( H[ae]matoxylon campechianum).
Camera lucida
Camera lucida Cam"e*ra lu"ci*da [L. camera chamber + L. lucidus, lucida, lucid, light.] (Opt.) An instrument which by means of a prism of a peculiar form, or an arrangement of mirrors, causes an apparent image of an external object or objects to appear as if projected upon a plane surface, as of paper or canvas, so that the outlines may conveniently traced. It is generally used with the microscope.
Dilucidate
Dilucidate Di*lu"ci*date, v. t. [L. dilucidatus, p. p. of dilucidare.] To elucidate. [Obs.] --Boyle.
Dilucidation
Dilucidation Di*lu`ci*da"tion, n. [L. dilucidatio.] The act of making clear. [Obs.] --Boyle.
Elucidate
Elucidate E*lu"ci*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Elucidated; p. pr. & vb. n. Elucidating.] [LL. elucidatus, p. p. of elucidare; e + lucidus full of light, clear. See Lucid.] To make clear or manifest; to render more intelligible; to illustrate; as, an example will elucidate the subject.
Elucidated
Elucidate E*lu"ci*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Elucidated; p. pr. & vb. n. Elucidating.] [LL. elucidatus, p. p. of elucidare; e + lucidus full of light, clear. See Lucid.] To make clear or manifest; to render more intelligible; to illustrate; as, an example will elucidate the subject.
Elucidating
Elucidate E*lu"ci*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Elucidated; p. pr. & vb. n. Elucidating.] [LL. elucidatus, p. p. of elucidare; e + lucidus full of light, clear. See Lucid.] To make clear or manifest; to render more intelligible; to illustrate; as, an example will elucidate the subject.
Elucidative
Elucidative E*lu"ci*da`tive, a. Making clear; tending to elucidate; as, an elucidative note.
Elucidator
Elucidator E*lu"ci*da`tor, n. One who explains or elucidates; an expositor.
Elucidatory
Elucidatory E*lu"ci*da*to*ry, a. Tending to elucidate; elucidative. [R.]
Zona pellucida
Zona o"na, n.; pl. Zon[ae]. [L., a girdle. See Zone.] A zone or band; a layer. Zona pellucida. [NL.] (Biol.) (a) The outer transparent layer, or envelope, of the ovum. It is a more or less elastic membrane with radiating stri[ae], and corresponds to the cell wall of an ordinary cell. See Ovum, and Illust. of Microscope. (b) The zona radiata. Zona radiata [NL.] (Biol.), a radiately striated membrane situated next the yolk of an ovum, or separated from it by a very delicate membrane only.

Meaning of Lucida from wikipedia

- Lucida (pronunciation: /ˈluːsɪdə/) is an extended family of related typefaces designed by Charles Bigelow and Kris Holmes and released from 1984 onwards...
- Lucida Grande is a humanist sans-serif typeface. It is a member of the Lucida family of typefaces designed by Charles Bigelow and Kris Holmes. It’s best...
- Tagetes lucida Cav. is a perennial plant native to Mexico and Central America. It is used as a medicinal plant and as a culinary herb. The leaves have...
- A camera lucida is an optical device used as a drawing aid by artists. The camera lucida performs an optical superimposition of the subject being viewed...
- Coprosma lucida, commonly known in Māori as karamū, and also known as shiny karamu, is a shrub native to New Zealand. The shrub is found throughout the...
- The pineapple (Ananas comosus) is a tropical plant with an edible fruit and the most economically significant plant in the family Bromeliaceae. The pineapple...
- Castanopsis lucida is a tree in the family ****aceae. The specific epithet lucida is from the Latin meaning "shining", referring to the leaf surface. Castanopsis...
- Camera Lucida (French: La chambre claire) is a short book published in 1980 by the French literary theorist and philosopher Roland Barthes. It is simultaneously...
- Juice ITC, Kristen ITC, Kunstler Script, Lucida Bright, Lucida Calligraphy Italic, Lucida Fax, Lucida Sans, Lucida Sans Typewriter, Magneto Bold, Maiandra...
- Angelica lucida is a species of angelica known by the common names seacoast angelica and sea-watch. It is also one of many species in the celery family...
Loading...