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LIX is a readability measure indicating the difficulty of reading a text developed by Swedish scholar Carl-Hugo Björnsson. It is computed as follows:

$\text{LIX} = \frac{A}{B} + \frac{C \cdot 100}{A}$, where

A is the number of words,

B is the number of periods (defined by period, colon or capital first letter), and

C is the number of long words (more than 6 letters).

Usage examples of "lix".

On rhizomatic and arborescent structures, see Gilles Deleuze and F lix Guattari, A Thousand Plateaus, trans.

At his touch she felt the Lix writhe upon her face like cutworms, then soften and liquefy and pour off down her cheeks and neck.