HyperDic: fluoresce

English > 1 sense of the word fluoresce:
VERBperceptionfluoresceexhibit or undergo fluorescence
fluoresce > pronunciation
Soundsflao.reh's; fluh.reh's
RhymesABS ... yes: 78 rhymes with ehs...
English > fluoresce: 1 sense > verb 1, perception
MeaningExhibit or undergo fluorescence.
PatternSomething ----s
Narrowerscintillate(physics) fluoresce momentarily when struck by a charged particle or high-energy photon
Broaderglowemit a steady even light without flames
Adjectivesfluorescentbrilliantly colored and apparently giving off light
fluorescentemitting light during exposure to radiation from an external source
Nounsfluorescencelight emitted during absorption of radiation of some other (invisible) wavelength

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