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luminousadjective

uk   us   /ˈluː.mɪ.nəs/
luminosity
noun [U] uk   /ˌluː.mɪˈnɒs.ə.tɪ/  us   /-ˈnɑː.sə.t̬i/
luminously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Translations of “luminous”
in Arabic مُضيء…
in Korean 야광의…
in Malaysian berkilau…
in French lumineux…
in Turkish ışıldayan, parlayan, parlak…
in Italian luminoso…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指在黑暗中)發亮的,放光的, 夜光的…
in Russian светящийся…
in Polish świecący, fosforyzujący…
in Vietnamese dạ quang…
in Spanish luminoso…
in Portuguese luminoso…
in Thai สว่าง…
in German Leucht-……
in Catalan lluminós…
in Japanese 夜光(性)の…
in Indonesian bersinar…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指在黑暗中)发亮的,放光的, 夜光的…
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