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illumination

noun uk   /ɪˌluː.mɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ formal us  
[C or U] light: The only illumination was from a skylight. illuminations [plural] mainly UK coloured decorative lights outside which make a town look bright and exciting at night: the Blackpool illuminations
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