luciferous

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adjective lu·cif·er·ous \lü-ˈsi-f(ə-)rəs\

Definition of luciferous

  1. :  bringing light or insight :  illuminating a luciferous performance of the opera

Origin and Etymology of luciferous

Latin lucifer


First Known Use: 1648

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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