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/trænsˈpɛər ən si, -ˈpær-/
. the quality or state of being transparent.
something transparent, especially a picture, design, or the like on glass or some translucent substance, made visible by light shining through from behind.
the proportion of the light that is passed through the emulsion on an area of a photographic image.
a photographic print on a clear base for viewing by transmitted light.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Opacity was understood as the ally of corruption,
Have each group place one
map atop the other and then put a blank
sheet over those two.
Yet a functioning democracy demands maximum accountability and
But the real push for
has come from the scandals that often breed in opaque government.
We remain committed to constant improvement and
in the service of sound, respectful science.
is a particular responsibility of administrators.
Have the group locate and label their cities on the
But this lack of
can breed mistrust-or worse.
is the watchword in the world of charities.
List them on the board or on an overhead
British Dictionary definitions for
the state of being transparent
a positive photograph on a transparent base, usually mounted in a frame or between glass plates. It can be viewed by means of a slide projector
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