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illumination

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1 a statement that makes something clear

  • the candidateʼs so-called illuminations of his views on a number of controversial issues left many voters in the dark
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2 the quality or state of having or giving off light

  • in that clime the illumination of the full moon on a clear night is so bright that you can practically read by it
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3 the steady giving off of the form of radiation that makes vision possible

  • a steady illumination from the flashlight was all I had while changing the tire
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