transparency

  • 1 Transparency — may refer to:*Transparency (optics), the physical property of allowing the transmission of light through a materialLiteral uses: *Electromagnetically induced transparency, an effect in which a medium that is normally opaque at a particular… …

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  • 2 Transparency — International Transparency International Contexte général Champs d action lutte contre la corruption Zone d in …

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  • 3 Transparency — Trans*par en*cy, n.; pl. {Transparencies}. [Cf. F. transparence.] 1. The quality or condition of being transparent; transparence. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is transparent; especially, a picture painted on thin cloth or glass, or impressed on… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 transparency — 1610s, “condition of being transparent,” from M.L. transparentia, from transparentem (see TRANSPARENT (Cf. transparent)). Meaning “that which is transparent” is from 1590s; of pictures, prints, etc., from 1785; in photography from 1866 …

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  • 5 transparency — ► NOUN (pl. transparencies) 1) the condition of being transparent. 2) a positive transparent photograph printed on plastic or glass, and viewed using a slide projector …

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  • 6 transparency — [trans per′ən sē, transpar′ən sē] n. 1. the quality or state of being transparent: also transparence 2. pl. transparencies something transparent; specif., a piece of transparent or translucent material, esp. a positive film or slide, having a… …

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  • 7 transparency — The degree to which a market is characterised by prompt availability of accurate price and volume information which gives participants comfort that the market is fair. LIFFE * * * transparent trans‧par‧ent [trænˈspærənt, ˈspeər ǁ ˈspær , ˈsper ]… …

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  • 8 Transparency — The extent to which investors have ready access to any required financial information about a company such as price levels, market depth and audited financial reports. Classically defined as when much is known by many , transparency is one of the …

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  • 9 transparency — [[t]trænspæ̱rənsi, AM pe̱r [/t]] transparencies 1) N COUNT A transparency is a small piece of photographic film with a frame around it which can be projected onto a screen so that you can see the picture. Syn: slide 2) N UNCOUNT Transparency is… …

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  • 10 Transparency — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Transparency >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 transparence transparence transparency Sgm: N 1 clarity clarity Sgm: N 1 translucence translucence translucency Sgm: N 1 diaphaneity diaphaneity Sgm: N 1 lucidity …

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  • 11 transparency — UK [trænsˈpærənsɪ] / US [trænsˈperənsɪ] noun Word forms transparency : singular transparency plural transparencies 1) a) [countable] a small piece of film in a frame that you shine light through in order to show the image on a screen b) a sheet… …

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  • 12 transparency — noun 1) the transparency of the glass Syn: translucency, limpidity, clearness, clarity 2) color transparencies Syn: slide, acetate 3) the new government aims for better transparency Syn …

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  • 13 transparency — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) That which permits vision through Nouns 1. transparency, translucency, transpicuity, diaphaneity, lucidity, pellucidity, limpidity, clearness, sheerness, thinness. See invisibility. 2. glass, crystal,… …

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  • 14 transparency — trans|par|en|cy [ træns perənsi ] noun 1. ) count a SLIDE (=type of photograph) a ) a sheet of plastic with writing or pictures on it that you shine light through in order to show the writing or pictures on a large screen 2. ) uncount the state… …

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  • 15 transparency — Openness to public scrutiny. Transparency is widely considered to be central to best practice in *corporate governance and *corporate social responsibility …

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  • 16 transparency — skaidrumas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Medžiagos savybė praleisti šviesos spinduliuotės pluoštą. atitikmenys: angl. transmissivity; transparency vok. Durchlässigkeit, f; Durchsichtigkeit, f; Klarheit, f;… …

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  • 17 transparency — skaidrumas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Medžiagos savybė, apibūdinanti jos gebėjimą praleisti šviesos srautą jo kritimo kryptimi. atitikmenys: angl. transmissivity; transparency vok. Durchlässigkeit, f;… …

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  • 18 transparency — nepaveikumas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Matavimo priemonės savybė nepaveikti matuojamojo dydžio. pavyzdys( iai) a) svirtinės svarstyklės yra nepaveikioji masės matavimo priemonė; b) varžinis termometras, šildantis …

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  • 19 transparency — skaidrumas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Medžiagos savybė praleisti šviesos spinduliuotės pluoštą. atitikmenys: angl. transmissivity; transparency rus. прозрачность …

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  • 20 transparency — skaidrumas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. transparence; transparency vok. Transparenz, f rus. прозрачность, f pranc. transparence, f …

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