Meaning of lux


Pronunciation: (luks), [key]
— pl. lu•ces
  1. a unit of illumination, equivalent to 0.0929 foot-candle and equal to the illumination produced by luminous flux of one lumen falling perpendicularly on a surface one meter square. Symbol: lx Also called


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Luxembourg.
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  • lux (Thesaurus)