Definition of “phosphorescent” - English Dictionary

“phosphorescent” in British English

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phosphorescentadjective

uk /ˌfɒs.fərˈes.ənt/ us /ˌfɑːs.fəˈres.ənt/ specialized

(Definition of “phosphorescent” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“phosphorescent” in American English

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phosphorescentadjective

us /ˌfɑs·fəˈres·ənt/

giving off or shining with light, and giving off little or no heat

phosphorescence
noun [ U ] us /ˌfɑs·fəˈres·əns/

(Definition of “phosphorescent” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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