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noun     transparency pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [countable] a small piece of film in a frame that you shine light through in order to show the image on a screen
    1. 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. 2
    [uncountable] the state or quality of being clear or thin enough to see through
  3. 3
    [uncountable] an honest way of doing things that allows other people to know exactly what you are doing

    Parents are demanding greater transparency in the selection process.



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