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[per-loo-si-duh s]
adjective Meteorology.
  1. (of a cloud) having transparent spaces between the elements.
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Origin of perlucidus

From New Latin; see origin at per-, lucid
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Historical Examples

  • Perlucidus means very bright, whereas pellucidus, transparent.

    Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes

    Ludwig Dderlein