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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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Similar to the radio frequency bands, the DON'S requirements for the use of visible spectrum are growing.
The outer tinted sheet is fritted to give a high performance shading coefficient to reduce solar gain, but transmitting a high proportion of the visible spectrum.
Spectrophotometry allows for the analysis of tissue constituents by exploiting a property common to many biological molecules: selective absorption and scattering of light in the visible spectrum.
When exposed to light, green plants emit light in different wavelengths across the visible spectrum.
The first challenge is fine-tuning the standard CMOS process technology so that it is more sensitive to light and has a good response across the entire visible spectrum.
In the rainbow scale, these differences are applied across the visible spectrum.
How can intelligent people today, raised in a culture pervaded by scientific ideas of light beyond the humanly visible spectrum, sound beyond the humanly audible spectrum, the relativity and uncertainty principles, continue to believe only in what they see, hear, touch, taste, smell, and think or feel?
On the short end of the visible spectrum of traditional library services, remote users will want more start-up service help.
will introduce the Colorport, a portable "true-grating" spectrophotometer with 10-nm resolution over the visible spectrum.
When the sunlight hits the raindrops, it is refracted into the 7 colors of the visible spectrum.
The UV visible spectrum was an early region of the electromagnetic spectrum to be used in the rubber industry and is still included in standard tests for accelerators, antioxidants and certain metals.
In the visible spectrum, for example, these are mainly in blue or red colors.