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A straight line proceeding from a given point, or fixed pole, about which it is conceived to revolve.
Middle English from Latin radiāns radiant- present participle of radiāre to radiate radiate
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Latin radians, radiantis, present participle of radiare (“to emit rays or beams").
A closed stove acts mainly by convection; though when heated to a high temperature it gives out radiant heat.
Light or dark, everyone's skin can be radiant and beautiful.
I discovered the true way to walk when I was a year old, and during the radiant summer days that followed I was never still a minute....
The result is a clear, radiant complexion.
How can I give my skin a radiant glow?
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