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luminous

adjective     /ˈluː.mɪ.nəs/
producing or reflecting bright light (especially in the dark): luminous clothingThe qualities of light luminosity     /ˌluː.mɪˈnɒs.ə.tɪ/ US  /-ˈnɑː.sə.t̬i/ noun [U] Light luminously     /-li/ adverb The qualities of light
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