Latin relucent-, relucens, past participle of relucēre to shine back, from re- + lucēre to shine — more at light
15th century, in the meaning defined above
“Relucent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/relucent. Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.
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