artificial light

Definition of artificial light

  1. :  light produced by electric lamps photographs made under artificial light

Word by Word Definitions

artificialplay
  1. :  humanly contrived (see contrive 1b) often on a natural model :  man-made

    :  having existence in legal, economic, or political theory

    :  caused or produced by a human and especially social or political agency

lightplay
  1. :  something that makes vision possible

    :  the sensation aroused by stimulation of the visual receptors

    :  electromagnetic radiation of any wavelength that travels in a vacuum with a speed of 299,792,458 meters (about 186,000 miles) per second

  1. :  having light :  bright

    :  not dark, intense, or swarthy in color or coloring :  pale

    :  medium in saturation and high in lightness

  1. :  to become light :  brighten

    :  to take fire

    :  to set fire to

  1. :  having little weight :  not heavy

    :  designed to carry a comparatively small load

    :  having relatively little weight in proportion to bulk

  1. :  lightly

    :  with little baggage

  1. :  dismount

    :  settle, alight

    :  to arrive by chance :  happen


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up artificial light? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).