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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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Jorg Vogler: "Small formats with high resolution requirements, large formats or transmitted light applications, and applications that need a variable light guidance: The Zeutschel ScanStudio accommodates all these needs, while achieving a far higher throughput than other repro systems.
High resolution demetallisation is also incorporated as an extra security feature that is visible in transmitted light and also recognisable in reflected light.
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.
We investigated the feasibility of using transmitted light fluorescence microscopy (referred to here as "trans-fluorescence") to overcome the limitations of epi-fluorescence described above.
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.
On the other hand, PERFLOW Sort adopts transmitted light signals instead of conventional forward scatter to achieve high-sensitivity analysis.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of Polarizing Microscope with LED Transmitted Light Illumination, associated camera and software.
The Europa watermark also has the number '20' in electrotype (a bright '20' in transmitted light as the cotton here is thinner) and there is a large printed '20', a green SPARK[R] rolling bar colour shift '20' feature and the '20' appears twice on the opaque part of the hologram stripe and in the portrait window when tilted.
This results in a significant reduction in transmitted light and leads to a significantly deeper and darker shade.
The transmitted light makes it possible to very accurately see where, when and how polymers break.
A further benefit is the transmitted light illumination, featuring a high performance 35-W halogen bulb.
Swelling changes the transmitted light from bright (bottom left) to dim (bottom right).