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"illuminating" in British English

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illuminatingadjective

uk   /ɪˈluː.mɪ.neɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɪŋ/ formal
giving you new ​information about a ​subject or making it ​easier to ​understand: The ​book is ​full of illuminating ​detail on the ​causes of the ​war. a most illuminating ​discussion
(Definition of illuminating from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"illuminating" in American English

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illuminatingadjective

 us   /ɪˈlu·məˌneɪ·t̬ɪŋ/
giving you new ​information about a ​subject or making it ​easier to ​understand: She ​tells the ​story in illuminating ​detail.
(Definition of illuminating from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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