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illumine

il·lu·mine

illumine

pronunciation:
ih lu mihn
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part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: illumined, illumines, illumining
definition: to illuminate.
antonyms:
obscure
similar words:
illuminate
Word Parts
The word illumine contains the following part:
il-1 Latin prefix that means in, into, on
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The prefix il-1 occurs in Latin loanwords. It is an assimilated form of in-1 used before roots beginning with "l," such as "lum."
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