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The upper Oxidising Flame at consists of the non-luminous tip of the flame.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Bacterial growths which are luminous in the dark are much more active than the non-luminous bacteria hitherto tried.
Solid matter is most easily provided by burning a gas rich in dense hydrocarbons, not a poor and non-luminous gas.
It cannot, for example, absorb the luminous rays of the sun, though it can absorb the non-luminous rays of the earth.Fragments of science, V. 1-2|John Tyndall
Thus chalk dust sifted into a non-luminous flame renders it luminous.An Elementary Study of Chemistry|William McPherson