calorescence

noun
cal·o·res·cence | \ˌkaləˈresᵊn(t)s\
plural -s

Definition of calorescence 

: the incandescence of a body produced by the incidence upon it of infrared rays which are thus converted indirectly into radiant energy of shorter wavelength

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Other Words from calorescence

calorescent \-ᵊnt \ adjective

History and Etymology for calorescence

Latin calor heat + English -escence

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