luminous flux

noun

Definition of luminous flux

: radiant flux in the visible-wavelength range usually expressed in lumens instead of watts

First Known Use of luminous flux

1911, in the meaning defined above

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“Luminous flux.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/luminous%20flux. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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luminous flux

noun

Medical Definition of luminous flux

: radiant flux in the visible-wavelength range usually expressed in lumens instead of watts

called also light flux

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