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luminescent

lu·mi·nes·cent

luminescent

pronunciation:
lu mih ne snt
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part of speech: adjective
definition: of or characterized by luminescence.
similar words:
luminous
Word Parts
The word luminescent contains the following parts:
luc, lum Latin root that means light; shine
synonyms:
phot, photo
 
-escent Latin adjective-forming suffix that means becoming; beginning to