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illuminate

verb [T]  /ɪˈlu·məˌneɪt/ us  
to put light in or on something: The buildings were illuminated at night. If you illuminate a subject, you explain it: This article illuminates the basic principles of economics.
Translations of “illuminate”
in Korean 비추다…
in Arabic يُنير…
in French illuminer…
in Turkish aydınlatmak, ışıklandırmak, açıklamak…
in Italian illuminare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 為…照明,照亮, 闡明,解釋…
in Russian освещать, разъяснять…
in Polish oświetlać, wyjaśniać, rzucać światło na…
in Spanish iluminar…
in Portuguese iluminar…
in German erleuchten…
in Catalan il·luminar…
in Japanese ~を照らす…
in Chinese (Simplified) 为…照明,照亮, 阐明,解释…
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