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Definition of Brilliant
BrilliantBrilliant Bril"liant, n. [F. brillant. See Brilliant, a.]
1. A diamond or other gem of the finest cut, formed into
faces and facets, so as to reflect and refract the light,
by which it is rendered more brilliant. It has at the
middle, or top, a principal face, called the table, which
is surrounded by a number of sloping facets forming a
bizet; below, it has a small face or collet, parallel to
the table, connected with the girdle by a pavilion of
elongated facets. It is thus distinguished from the rose
diamond, which is entirely covered with facets on the
surface, and is flat below.
This snuffbox -- on the hinge see brilliants shine.
2. (Print.) The smallest size of type used in England
Note: This line is printed in the type called Brilliant.
3. A kind of cotton goods, figured on the weaving. BrilliantBrilliant Bril"liant (br[i^]l"yant), a. [F. brillant, p. pr.
of briller to shine or sparkle (cf. Pr. & Sp. brillar, It.
brillare), fr. L. beryllus a precious stone of sea-green
color, Prov. It. brill. See Beryl.]
1. Sparkling with luster; glittering; very bright; as, a
2. Distinguished by qualities which excite admiration;
splendid; shining; as, brilliant talents.
Washington was more solicitous to avoid fatal
mistakes than to perform brilliant exploits.
Syn: See Shining.
Meaning of Brilliant from wikipedia
(album), a 2012 album
by Ultravox Brilliant
(band), a British
pop/rock group active
in the 1980s "Brilliant
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by Yuka Nakajima. Fujimi...
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(Italian: L'amica geniale) is an Italian-American drama television series based
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! was a group exhibition
art held at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA between
1995 and 7 January
- A brilliant
is a diamond
or other gemstone
cut in a particular
form with numerous facets
so as to have exceptional
brilliance. The shape resembles
Blue FCF (Blue 1) is a synthetic organic compound primarily
used as a blue colorant
foods, medications, dietary
- The Border Collie
is a working
dog breed developed
in the Scottish borders
sheep. It was specifically
- Brilliant Legacy
(Korean: 찬란한 유산; RR: Chanranhan Yusan; also known
Inheritance) is a 2009 South Korean television series starring
by Europa Editions
(New York). It includes
novels: My Brilliant Friend
(2012), The Story
of a New Name (2013), Those
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is the first
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