Fluorescent meaning

flo͝o-rĕsənt, flô-, flō-
A fluorescent light bulb.
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A lamp that is fitted with a fluorescent light bulb.
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Of or relating to a light bulb that produces visible light by fluorescence, especially a glass tube whose inner wall is coated with a material that fluoresces when an electrical current causes a vapor within the tube to discharge photons.
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A fluorescent light bulb.
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Glowing and vivid.

Fluorescent colors.

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Relating to a light bulb that produces visible light by fluorescence, especially a glass tube whose inner wall is coated with a material that fluoresces when an electrical current causes a vapor within the tube to discharge photons.
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Of or relating to a light bulb that produces visible light by fluorescence, especially a glass tube whose inner wall is coated with a material that fluoresces when an electrical current causes a vapor within the tube to discharge photons.
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Producing light when acted upon by radiant energy.
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Fluorescent is defined as emitting light due to absorbing radiation from an external source, or something vividly colorful.

A CFL light bulb that works through radiation is an example of a fluorescent light.

A bright, vivid, colorful pink couch is an example of a fluorescent couch.

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Glowing as if with fluorescence; vivid.

Bright fluorescent colors.

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Glowing as if with fluorescence; vivid.

Bright fluorescent colors.

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Of or relating to fluorescence.
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Exhibiting or produced by fluorescence.

The fluorescent plants shimmered in the darkness.

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Emitting visible light as a result of the excitation of phosphors by ultraviolet photons produced by the passage of an electrical current through an inert gas infused with mercury.

The quality of fluorescent lighting technology has improved dramatically in recent years.

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Glowing as if with fluorescence; vivid.

Her shirt was fluorescent orange.

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A fluorescent light.

The fluorescents hummed day and night.

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A lamp that is fitted with a fluorescent light bulb.
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Of or having to do with fluorescent light or lighting.
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Origin of fluorescent