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Definition of Luminous
LuminousLuminous Lu"mi*nous, a. [L. luminosus, fr. lumen light: cf. F.
lumineux. See Luminary, Illuminate.]
1. Shining; emitting or reflecting light; brilliant; bright;
as, the is a luminous body; a luminous color.
Fire burneth wood, making it . . . luminous.
The mountains lift . . . their lofty and luminous
2. Illuminated; full of light; bright; as, many candles made
the room luminous.
Up the staircase moved a luminous space in the
3. Enlightened; intelligent; also, clear; intelligible; as, a
luminous mind. `` Luminous eloquence.' --Macaulay. `` A
luminous statement.' --Brougham.
Luminous paint, a paint made up with some phosphorescent
substance, as sulphide of calcium, which after exposure to
a strong light is luminous in the dark for a time.
Syn: Lucid; clear; shining; perspicuous. -- Lu"mi*nous*ly,
adv. -- Lu"mi*nous*ness, n.
Meaning of Luminous from wikipedia
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- In photometry, luminous intensity
is a measure
of the wavelength-weighted power emitted
by a light source
in a particular direction
per unit solid
- In photometry, luminous
flux or luminous power
is the measure
of the perceived power
of light. It differs
flux, the measure
of the total...
- Luminous efficacy
is a measure
of how well a light source produces visible
light. It is the ratio
flux to power, measured
- Folktales about luminous gemstones
are an almost worldwide motif
and history among
Asian, European, African, and American
cultures. Some stories...
- Luminous Productions
Co., Ltd. (株式会社ルミナス・プロダクション, Kabushiki gaisha Ruminasu
Purodakushon) is a subsidiary
Enix that was formed
on 27 March
- SI derived
unit of luminous
flux, a measure
of the total quantity
of visible light emitted
by a source
per unit of time. Luminous
Arc is a series
role-playing video games originally developed
by Imageepoch, prior
to the company's bankruptcy. The series began
- A luminous flame
is a burning flame which
visible. Much of its output
is in the form of visible
light, as well as heat or light
in the non-visible...
- Luminous Engine
Engine), originally called Luminous Studio
Sutajio), is a multi-platform game engine
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