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luminescence

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the steady giving off of the form of radiation that makes vision possible
  • we could see inside the cave even without a flashlight because of the luminescence coming from some of the fungus on the walls

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The first known use of luminescence was in 1889

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“Luminescence.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/luminescence. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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