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visible radiation

electromagnetic radiation that causes the sensation of sight; light. It has wavelengths between about 380 and 780 nanometres
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  • It carried a component of visible radiation but it wasn't light.

    Planet of the Gods Robert Moore Williams
  • The visible radiation is, as it were, built upon the invisible as its necessary foundation.

  • Dissolved in a proper vehicle, iodine cuts the visible radiation sharply off, but allows the invisible free transmission.

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