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noun as in luminosity

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Not applying selection simply meant propagating the populations forward at random regardless of their fluorescence.

In the second phase, Zheng and his colleagues applied the same selection pressure across all three populations in order to have them evolve toward increased green fluorescence.

The lead halide perovskite domains made by fluorescence microscopy.

A few weeks after the heat stress, this red fluorescence jumped.

The glow is produced through a process is known as fluorescence.

This solution will show a characteristic blue fluorescence when quinin is present.

In other words, Grew seems to have observed the characteristic fluorescence of chlorophyll.

Anthracene is a white crystalline hydrocarbon, having a bluish fluorescence, melting at 213° C. and boiling above 360° C.

My Platinochloride develops octohedron crystals,—with a fine blue fluorescence.

Mineral oils have a characteristic bloom, showing a greenish fluorescence when examined by transmitted light.


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On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fluorescence, such as: brightness, glow, light, and luminance.

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