phosphoresce


phos·pho·resce

intransitive verb \ˌfäs-fə-ˈres\
phos·pho·rescedphos·pho·resc·ing

Definition of PHOSPHORESCE

:  to exhibit phosphorescence

Origin of PHOSPHORESCE

probably back-formation from phosphorescent
First Known Use: 1794

phos·pho·resce

intransitive verb \ˌfäs-fə-ˈres\   (Medical Dictionary)
phos·pho·rescedphos·pho·resc·ing

Medical Definition of PHOSPHORESCE

: to exhibit phosphorescence

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