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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Luminousness(0.01269 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Luminousness.
English → English (WordNet)
n : the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light;
“its luminosity is measured relative to that of our sun”
[syn: luminosity, brightness, brightness level, luminance,
English → English (gcide)
Luminous \Lu"mi*nous\, a. [L. luminosus, fr. lumen light: cf. F.
lumineux. See Luminary, Illuminate.]
1. Shining; emitting or reflecting light; brilliant; bright;
as, the is a luminous body; a luminous color.
Fire burneth wood, making it . . . luminous.
The mountains lift . . . their lofty and luminous
2. Illuminated; full of light; bright; as, many candles made
the room luminous.
Up the staircase moved a luminous space in the
3. Enlightened; intelligent; also, clear; intelligible; as, a
luminous mind. “ Luminous eloquence.” --Macaulay. “ A
luminous statement.” --Brougham.
Luminous paint, a paint made up with some phosphorescent
substance, as sulphide of calcium, which after exposure to
a strong light is luminous in the dark for a time.
Syn: Lucid; clear; shining; perspicuous.
[1913 Webster] -- Lu"mi*nous*ly, adv. --