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phosphorescent

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adjective phos·pho·res·cent \-sənt\

Simple Definition of phosphorescent

  • : of or relating to a type of light that glows softly in the dark and that does not produce heat

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of phosphorescent

  1. :  exhibiting phosphorescence

phosphorescently adverb

1766

First Known Use of phosphorescent

1766


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phosphorescent

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adjective phos·pho·res·cent \-ənt\

Medical Definition of phosphorescent

  1. :  exhibiting phosphorescence




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