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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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5, (a), representing the limit of the lower visible spectrum photodiodes as 0 to 1000 mV, in Fig.
1, an initial design with a concentric elongated cavity is introduced and it is shown that this design supports a super-radiant dipolar mode in the visible spectrum under a normally incident x-polarized plane wave.
When you dim them, their color shifts to the red (warm) end of the visible spectrum.
Applied physics researchers at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, have constructed a nanofabricated photonic material which creates a negative index of refraction in the blue-green region of the visible spectrum.
Who decided that future generations should be illuminated by low energy light bulbs that fail to emit three of the essential wavelengths of the visible spectrum of colour interpreted by the human eye/brain?
Lower frequencies of the visible spectrum are red and higher frequencies are blue.
Dot Metrics achieved this breakthrough via a proprietary process sequence that produces a higher efficiency electroluminescent output, tunable to the deep-green portion of the visible spectrum.
The D-Light Autofluorescent (AF) Bronchoscopy System features scopes with proprietary emission filters integrated into the eyepieces specifically for viewing autofluorescence in green to red portions of the visible spectrum.
Instructions on how to mix primary colors to produce virtually every color and every gradation in the visible spectrum are included.
Exciplex formation generates a broad band of emission wavelengths across the visible spectrum, which becomes viewed as white.
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.