iridescence

[ ir-i-des-uhns ]
/ ˌɪr ɪˈdɛs əns /

noun

iridescent quality; a play of lustrous, changing colors.

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Origin of iridescence

First recorded in 1795–1805; irid- + -escence

OTHER WORDS FROM iridescence

non·ir·i·des·cence, noun
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