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fluorescence

noun

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the steady giving off of the form of radiation that makes vision possible
  • studied the fluorescence of certain elements

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The first known use of fluorescence was in 1852

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“Fluorescence.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fluorescence. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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