lucernal

adjective
lu·​cer·​nal | \(ˈ)lü¦sərnᵊl, -¦sə̄n-, -¦əin-\

Definition of lucernal 

: of or relating to a lamp lucernal microscope

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History and Etymology for lucernal

Latin lucerna lamp + English -al

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