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(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 visible light palm authentication used in this trial actually combines palm vein pattern authentication with palm print search of the data base to find the person's information.
The leather surfaces were subjected to UV and visible light exposure at 20 cm and were monitored for selfcleaning properties with Datacolor Check II Instrument with color management software interface (Datacolor), based on CIELab color coordinates.
The cost of the first Visible Light Communication (VLC) based devices will be starting from the lower range of $500, according to Dr.
51, some reflective films block significant heat but many transmit as little as 15% of the visible light.
From a practical point of view, fading can be appreciably slowed--but not entirely eliminated by--blocking significant amounts of UV and heat while letting in visible light.
Today there are two types of extraoral film-screen systems, commonly referred to according to the color of the visible light emitted by their fluorescent materials.
Its 100-watt visible light emissions (under two footcandles) meets current ASTM specs.
Torrance, CA-based Lesco has introduced its new FibreFire fiberoptic UV and visible light delivery systems.
visible light curing 3-20556 adhesive to serve a wide variety of plastics without crazing them.
The observed response to visible light of the detectors can be accounted for by modeling the effect of line dislocation defects in the detectors crystal structure.
Absorptance of the visible light (400 - 700 nm) was the highest during May followed by April.

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