Noun(1) the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light
(1) It hurtled through a void, an immense cathedral of black pitch, specked with faint pinpoints of light whose pale luminosity underscored the darkness that shrouded them.(2) Original pearls, unlike the artificial ones, never lose their charm, luminosity and texture even when burnt and they come with a lifetime guarantee.(3) The cloud of debris that will shoot up from the comet on impact is expected to dramatically increase the comet's luminosity , making it visible to smaller telescopes operated by amateurs, and possibly even to the naked eye.(4) acrylic colours retain freshness and luminosity(5) The first 15 photophase hours were at a 1000 lux luminosity and the last hour (simulating dusk) was at 25 lux luminosity .(6) acrylic colors retain freshness and luminosity(7) Although many of Monet's letters from this period are full of self-pity and pleas for financial assistance, his paintings, by contrast, are bursting with sunshine, colour and luminosity .(8) The Gift had resurfaced to full radiance, and its silver luminosity shone from his every pore.(9) Working on canvas mounted to wood or featherboard, he achieved his characteristic luminosity by layering a limited range of light colors with no earth tones.(10) Gathering all my courage, I pulled my head up to see nothing but a vast silhouette blended with the dark, and those two eyes that shined dimly in the reflected luminosity of my headlights stared back.(11) The dull luminosity of the laptop's screen was the only light apart from the red pin prick of the modem.(12) So placed, the light sculpture's flickering luminosity seems to both recall an earlier contemplation and act as new illumination to a newer generation.(13) The peak photon energy occurs at 10 keV and the total X-ray luminosity is 1045 ergs/sec.(14) There was a general feeling of relief when we saw the sky lit up with a red luminosity and we knew it was the lights of our city ahead.(15) This subdued range of luminosity makes it hard to accurately judge picture quality.(16) His vibrant paintings, prints and cut-outs, celebrated for their exceptional richness and luminosity of colour, are found in art collections internationally.
2. luminance ::
3. brightness ::
4. light ::
1. dark ::
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