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  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Translucid Translucent. "The air's tralucent gallery."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • translucid Translucent.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Translucid translucent
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. translucidus,; trans, across, through + lucidus, lucid: cf. F. translucide,. See Translucent
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. translucenstrans, across, lucēre, to shine—lux, lucis, light.


In literature:

What I felt after Florence was the translucid calm of the ocean's depth.
"Evelyn Innes" by George Moore
The characteristic productions of the third among the modern schools are monochromatic and translucid enamels.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 2" by Various