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incandescent

in·can·des·cent

incandescent

 
 
pronunciation:
In kn de snt [or] In kaen de snt
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: giving off light as a result of heating.
Replacing incandescent light bulbs with fluorescent bulbs is an easy energy-saving measure.an incandescent lamp
definition 2: very bright or glowing.
similar words:
bright
definition 3: showing brilliance or passion.
an incandescent sense of humor
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derivation: incandescently (adv.)
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