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trans-lūcĕo or trālūcĕo , ēre, v. n. *
I. To shine across: “speculo in speculum translucet imago,Lucr. 4, 332. —
II. To shine through, show through; to let shine through, to be transparent or translucent: “ille ... In liquidis translucet aquis,Ov. M. 4, 354: “selenitis ex candido translucet melleo fulgore,Plin. 37, 10, 67, § 181: “per raritatem (pontium) translucentibus fluviis,id. 8, 43, 68, § 169: “translucens fissura,id. 17, 14, 24, § 104; Col. 4, 29, 9.
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