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light

(Easy), adjective breezy, carefree, cushy, debonair, effortless, facile, lighthearted, manageable, not burdensome, not complex, not complicated, not difficult, not involved, nothing to it, painless, plain, simple, smooth, straightforward, uncomplicated

light

(Entertaining), adjective amusing, animated, beamish, bird-witted, blithe, blithesome, breezy, capricious, carefree, changeable, cheerful, cheery, comical, debonair, distracting, diverting, easygoing, elated, erratic, fickle, flighty, flyaway, free and easy, frivolous, gay, glad, gleeful, happy, happy as a lark, happy-go-lucky, humorous, impulsive, in good or high spirits, inconsequential, inconstant, insouciant, irresponsible, jaunty, jocund, jolly, jovial, joyful, jubilant, laughing, lighthearted, lively, merry, mirthful, optimistic, out in left field, out to lunch, petty, pleasing, pleasurable, positive, recreative, riant, scatterbrained, skittish, smiling, sportive, sunny, superficial, trivial, unimportant, untroubled, upbeat, volatile, witty

light

(Weightless), adjective airy, buoyant, diluted, feathery, floatable, floating, fluffy, light as a feather, light as air, lighter than air, slender, slight, superficial, thin, unsubstantial, watered down

light

(Daylight), noun crack of dawn, dawn, day, daylight hours, daytime, starlight, sunbeam, sunrise, sunshine, sunup, visibility

light

(Illumination), noun beaming, brightness, brilliance, brilliancy, clearness, comprehension, effulgence, flood of light, fluorescence, glare, gleam, gleaming, glimmer, glitter, glow, glowing, incandescence, irradiation, knowledge, lambency, lightness, luminescence, luminosity, luminous energy, luminousness, luster, openness, publicity, radiance, radiation, sheen, shine, shining, sparkle, sunlight, understanding
Associated concepts: evidence coming to light, shine the light of law
See also: deft, frivolous, jocular, minimal, negligible, slight, subtle, trivial
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The software designed allows the monitoring of screw rotation, screw torque, pressure at the slit-die entrance and transmitted light intensity, all measured in real time.
Transmitted light microscopy is well known as a technique for studying biological specimens, but also is useful for the examination of paints, latexes, free films, and fibers.
Transmitted light within the angle ([phi]) was caught by the thermocouple detector as shown in Figure 2.
For example, the fact that the speed of light appears the same to all observers, however they are moving in relation to each other, spiked the belief that a universal `ether' transmitted light waves.
Incorporating Transmitted Light Modalities into High-Content Analysis Assays
LED universal illumination for cold and white light ,Tillable illumination for incident light with 20 watt LED bulb for Transmitted light 10watt LED bulb, Transmitted reflected and mixed light observation with Dimmer facility, separately controlled by frame mounted switch- plug in poer unit 12V DC 30 watt -Rotable universal polazier & analyzer dust cover.
The transmitted light makes it possible to very accurately see where, when and how polymers break.
Swelling changes the transmitted light from bright (bottom left) to dim (bottom right).
The sample was illuminated with polarized light and the transmitted light was photographed.
The inspection of geometrical properties can be realized by using a telecentric optical arrangement in combination with transmitted light.
The purpose has been to assess orientational changes in Vectra, through changes in the transmitted light intensity in samples viewed between crossed polarizers and subjected to rotational shear.
On the other hand, PERFLOW Sort adopts transmitted light signals instead of conventional forward scatter to achieve high-sensitivity analysis.