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Penumbra (IPA: /pɪˈnəmbɹə/)


Penumbra (n.)

An incomplete or partial shadow.

Penumbra (n.)

The shadow cast, in an eclipse, where the light is partly, but not wholly, cut off by the intervening body; the space of partial illumination between the umbra, or perfect shadow, on all sides, and the full light.

Penumbra (n.)

The part of a picture where the shade imperceptibly blends with the light.

Penumbra

Medical term for the area surrounding an ischemic event such as thrombotic or embolic stroke

Penumbra

Partial shadow between the entirely dark and fully illuminated spaces that is generated during eclipses

Penumbra

Legal term for the group of rights derived, by implication, from other rights explicitly protected in the Bill of Rights

Penumbra

French metal gothic band

Penumbra

Album by Mikko Tarmia


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