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Easily understood; clear or lucid.
1. easily understood; lucid
2. bright or shining; glowing
[C15: from Latin lūculentus full of light, from lūx light]
lu•cu•lent(ˈlu kyʊ lənt)
1. clear or lucid: a luculent explanation.
2. convincing; cogent.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin lūculentus bright =lūc-, s. of lūx light + -ulentus -ulent]
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|Adj.||1.||luculent - (of language) transparently clear; easily understandable; "writes in a limpid style"; "lucid directions"; "a luculent oration"- Robert Burton; "pellucid prose"; "a crystal clear explanation"; "a perspicuous argument"|
language, linguistic communication - a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols; "he taught foreign languages"; "the language introduced is standard throughout the text"; "the speed with which a program can be executed depends on the language in which it is written"
clear - readily apparent to the mind; "a clear and present danger"; "a clear explanation"; "a clear case of murder"; "a clear indication that she was angry"; "gave us a clear idea of human nature"