scintillant

adjective

scin·​til·​lant ˈsin-tə-lənt How to pronounce scintillant (audio)
scintillantly adverb

Word History

First Known Use

1610, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of scintillant was in 1610

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“Scintillant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scintillant. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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