Share this entry

Share this page


Saltos de línea: lux
Pronunciación: /lʌks
(abbreviation: lx)

Definición de lux en inglés:

sustantivo (plural igual)

The SI unit of illuminance, equal to one lumen per square metre.
Example sentences
  • Professional curators and conservators will look for work elsewhere, and amateurs will be hired who don't care whether light levels are 50 lux or 500 lux.
  • Light boxes for light therapy usually produce between 2,500 lux and 10,000 lux.
  • It is measured in foot-candles or lux.


late 19th century: from Latin, literally 'light'.

Words that rhyme with lux

crux, dux, flux, luxe, tux

Definición de lux en:

Share this entry

Share this page


¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día tenebrous
Pronunciación: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
dark; shadowy or obscure