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fluorescent

adjective uk   /flʊəˈres.ənt/  us   /flʊ-/

fluorescent adjective (LIGHT)

Fluorescent lights are very bright, tube-shaped electric lights, often used in offices: fluorescent lighting

fluorescent adjective (COLOUR)

Fluorescent colours are very bright and can be seen in the dark: fluorescent green
fluorescence
noun [U] uk   us   /-əns/
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