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pellucid
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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of a material:  transparent

of language:  transparently clear; easily understandable
  • The isolation of his manner and colour lent him the appearance of a creature from Tophet, who had strayed into the pellucid smokelessness of this region of yellow grain and pale soil, with which he had nothing in common, to amaze and to discompose its aborigines.
    6 — The Convert (33% in)

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