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transparency

noun uk   /trænˈspær.ən.si/ us    /-ˈsper-/

transparency noun (SEE THROUGH)

[U] the characteristic of being easy to see through: The old-fashioned type of plastic lacked transparency. [C] specialized art a photograph or picture printed on plastic that you can see on a screen by shining a light through it

transparency noun (OPEN)

[U] the quality of being done in an open way without secrets: We want more transparency in government.
(Definition of transparency from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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