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See definition of fluorescent on Dictionary.com
  • as ineffulgent
  • as inilluminating
  • as inlight
  • as inluminescent

synonyms for fluorescent

  • beaming
  • blazing
  • bright
  • brilliant
  • dazzling
  • flaming
  • incandescent
  • lambent
  • lucent
  • lustrous
  • radiant
  • resplendent
  • shining
  • splendid
  • vivid
  • enlightening
  • illuminated
  • incandescent
  • luminescent
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How to use fluorescent in a sentence

The particles, which were highly fluorescent, were tracked with laser sensors so the researchers could see their movement.
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After one hour of UV exposure, 60 percent of strongly fluorescent individuals survived more than 30 days, while all less-fluorescent specimens died within 20 days.
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It’s the first experimental evidence of fluorescent molecules protecting animals from radiation, researchers report October 14 in Biology Letters.
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This year, they also showed that electrolyte levels could be detected with fluorescent tattoo sensors.
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Then, the team attached a fluorescent protein to the host’s flowering protein and saw it glow in Australian dodder tissues, confirming that the parasites were taking up the chemical cue.
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The fluorescent filtrate was shaken with ether, by which the green substance was removed, leaving the solution purple.
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A purple and green fluorescent solution was formed, though much tar was left apparently unchanged.
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She was wearing a torn wife-beater and her hair was in long, fluorescent pink dreads down to her waist.
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His eyes returned to the screen, to the bobbing figure that the psycho-integrator traced on the fluorescent background.
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It is not exactly easy to get a regular coat of the fluorescent material, but it may be done with a little care.
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WORDS RELATED TO FLUORESCENT

  • beaming
  • blazing
  • bright
  • brilliant
  • dazzling
  • flaming
  • fluorescent
  • incandescent
  • lambent
  • lucent
  • lustrous
  • radiant
  • resplendent
  • shining
  • splendid
  • vivid
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.