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luminescent Explained

luminescent at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['lu:mə'nesənt]

luminescent at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Light): luminous, glowing, phosphorescent, fluorescent, incandescent, luminescent, radiant, light, bright, illuminated.

Luminescent at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Luminescent \Lu`mi*nes"cent\, a. [L. luminare to illuminate +
-escent.] (Physics)
Shining with a light due to any of the various causes which
produce luminescence.

luminescent at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

luminescent
adj : emitting light not caused by heat

luminescent at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From stem of Inter: etyl » la|en Inter: term » lumen||lang=la|light Inter: suffix » |escent

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • emitting light by luminescence

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » emitting light by luminescence
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|luminescenční
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|luminescente


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|soillseach

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Related terms

    * bioluminescent
    • luminesce


    French

    Adjective

    Inter: fr-ad » j
  • luminescent

  • Translation: cs » luminescent
    Translation: fr » luminescent
    Translation: ro » luminescent
    Translation: ta » luminescent
    Translation: tr » luminescent
    Translation: vi » luminescent
    Translation: zh » luminescent