OTHER WORDS FROM luminositynon·lu·mi·nos·i·ty, nounself-lu·mi·nos·i·ty, noun
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In a cathedral, I can get a feeling of luminosity out of the numinous.The Spiritual Consciousness of Christof Koch - Issue 107: The Edge|Steve Paulson|October 13, 2021|Nautilus
Maybe—maybe—some people might have seen a fluorescent luminosity in the original pigments.How These Rothkos Were Restored Without Touching the Canvas|Adam Rogers|May 30, 2021|The Daily Beast
I wanted to write fiction, which was what Barry was reading, and he had wrapped me in sentences like cords of luminosity.Remembering My Friend Barry Lopez|Bob Shacochis|January 5, 2021|Outside Online
The first rung consists of “standard candle” stars in and around our own galaxy that have well-defined luminosities, and which are close enough to exhibit parallax — the only sure way to tell how far away things are without traveling there.Astronomers Get Their Wish, and a Cosmic Crisis Gets Worse|Natalie Wolchover|December 17, 2020|Quanta Magazine
It basically breaks our understanding of the luminosities and brightnesses that kilonovae are supposed to have.Astronomers spotted colliding neutron stars that may have formed a magnetar|Lisa Grossman|December 1, 2020|Science News
These sculptures are in his typical style—figures molded out of colorful stainless steel with striking luminosity.Lady Gaga’s Jeff Koons-Designed Album Cover Comes to Life|The Daily Beast|November 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Nikos Kazantzakis had no problems writing a moving novel of beauty, profundity, and luminosity.Examining the Many Novels on Jesus Christ|David Masciotra|December 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
So the plan as of a few years ago in the back of people's minds was to go to a higher luminosity.When Particles Collide|Alexander Fabry|October 11, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Our fellows were being hard beset to hold on to what they had won; there, where the horizon stood out with spectral luminosity.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
The night grows dark, the wind rises and is cold, and the tide changes; so does the luminosity of the sea.
Other naturalists who have had opportunities of seeing the insect in its native regions strongly deny its luminosity.The Romance of Natural History, Second Series|Philip Henry Gosse
The ideal method looks to the use of a very rich gas, and the burning of it with a maximum of luminosity.
Recently an extraordinary instance of luminosity was recorded as occurring in our own country.Fungi: Their Nature and Uses|Mordecai Cubitt Cooke