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lu·cent

(lū'sent),
Bright; clear; translucent.
[L. luceo, to shine]

lucent

adjective
(1) Radiolucent, see there.
(2) Translucent.

lucent

(loo′sĕnt) [L. lucere, to shine]
Shining, translucent, clear.
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What was the relationship between Lucent's growth strategy during the Internet boom and the company's financial difficulties in the Internet crash of 2001-2003 when Lucent was on the brink of bankruptcy?
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Verwaayen was criticised in December for quitting Lucent just hours before it issued a shock profit warning and said it expected sales to continue to fall.
Lucent, which posted pounds 3.3 billion in losses in the first half of its fiscal year, has seen its market value plunge from more than pounds 193 billion in December 1999 to just pounds 16 billion.
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Students have participated in the installation of a Lucent wireless local area network in the graduate library and are testing Lucent's voice-over-IP phones.
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