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luminiferous

[loo-muh-nif-er-uh s] /ˌlu məˈnɪf ər əs/
adjective
1.
producing light:
the luminiferous properties of a gas.
Origin of luminiferous
1795-1805
1795-1805; < Latin lūmin- (see lumen) + -i- + -ferous
Related forms
unluminiferous, adjective
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luminiferous lu·mi·nif·er·ous (lōō'mə-nĭf'ər-əs)
adj.
Generating, yielding, or transmitting light.

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