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Definition of "lucency" []

  • The quality of being lucent. (noun)
  • A pale area revealed in radiography, computed tomography, or similar examination technique. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lucency" in a sentence
  • "So now you get a 2 page report that says linear lucency in right 3rd rib, clinical correlation recommended, underinflated lung fields cannot exclude underlying interstitial disease and or masses."
  • "Even with the thin lucency of the moon, it was hard to distinguish shapes, but after a moment she heard the groan again, deep and plaintive, and realized it was the lowing of a cow."
  • "The trees and the shrubs had a moist lucency to their foliage."