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OTHER WORDS FROM luminescencelu·mi·nes·cent, adjectivenon·lu·mi·nes·cence, nounnon·lu·mi·nes·cent, adjectiveun·lu·mi·nes·cent, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for luminescence
Seen beside the two luminescent elegies, the rest of the essays in the collection appear in long shadows.Roughing It With Jonathan Franzen’s ‘Farther Away’|Chris Wallace|April 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Richard C. Holbrooke was the most luminescent foreign-policy figure of my generation.
About his head there began to float a pale, luminescent sphere.Sense from Thought Divide|Mark Irvin Clifton
I pursued you over the luminescent astral sea where the glorious angels sail.Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda
Such bodies we speak of as luminescent, and in this category belong all luminous animals.The Nature of Animal Light|E. Newton Harvey
Rays were coming from the tube which had a luminescent effect upon the paper.Little Masterpieces of Science:|Various
The dying sun reflected on a luminescent bolt of cloth, somewhat like a spun-aluminum fabric.The Day of the Dog|Anderson Horne
British Dictionary definitions for luminescence
- the emission of light at low temperatures by any process other than incandescence, such as phosphorescence or chemiluminescence
- the light emitted by such a process