Definition of Lumen. Meaning of Lumen. Synonyms of Lumen

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Definition of Lumen

Lumen
Lumen Lu"men, n.; pl. L. Lumina, E. Lumens. [L., light, an opening for light.] 1. (Photom.) (a) A unit of illumination, being the amount of illumination of a unit area of spherical surface, due to a light of unit intensity placed at the center of the sphere. (b) A unit of light flux, being the flux through one square meter of surface the illumination of which is uniform and of unit brightness. 2. (Biol.) An opening, space, or cavity, esp. a tubular cavity; a vacuole.

Meaning of Lumen from wikipedia

- Lumen can refer to: Lumen (unit), the SI unit of luminous flux Lumen (anatomy), the cavity or channel within a tubular structure Thylakoid lumen, the inner...
- The lumen (symbol: lm) is the SI derived unit of luminous flux, a measure of the total quantity of visible light emitted by a source per unit of time...
- In biology, a lumen (plural lumina) is the inside space of a tubular structure, such as an artery or intestine. It comes from Latin lumen, meaning 'an...
- Lumen Ann Pierce is a fictional character portra**** by Julia Stiles in the Showtime television series Dexter, season 5. Lumen is introduced in the third...
- Lumen gentium, the Dogmatic Constitution on the Church, is one of the prin****l do****ents of the Second Vatican Council. This dogmatic constitution was...
- openings. They incorporate an endotracheal lumen which terminates in the trachea and an endobronchial lumen, the distal tip of which is positioned 1–2 cm...
- Lumen is a micro web framework written in PHP, created by Laravel. The source code of Lumen is hosted on GitHub and licensed under the terms of MIT License...
- ‹ The template Infobox organization is being considered for merging. › Lumen, formerly Chilling Effects, is a collaborative archive created by Wendy Seltzer...
- the lumen of the gastric gland and gradually reaches the main stomach lumen. The exact manner in which the secreted acid reaches the stomach lumen is controversial...
- Jay Lumen (born March 1, 1981 in Budapest, Hungary; birth name Csaba Lumnitzer) is a Hungarian techno producer and DJ. He is the founder of Footwork Records...
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