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Some bulbs mimic bright blue daylight, while others try to recreate the warm glow of incandescent bulbs.
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Light in the ultraviolet spectrum attracts bugs, and incandescent twinkle lights give off just as much of this light as do regular incandescent bulbs.
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One set of two 33-foot connectable strings for a total of 200 incandescent lights.
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While traditional twinkle lights that use incandescent bulbs may require maintenance and bulb replacement as often as twice a year, some types of LEDs can last upwards of 50,000 hours.
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This is an imperfect film that still captures an elusive and incandescent vibe, as alluring as a strand of lights strung up for an impromptu concrete picnic.
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At his incandescent and infectious best, his presence electrifies any game, regardless of rooting interest.
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They are so hot they are incandescent — meaning they emit light.
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Its a fine large word, and is in my line; it has quite a learned and cerebrospinal incandescent sound.
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The yacht is lighted throughout by electricity, there being over 200 incandescent lamps.
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On the inside of the spool, or towel support, an ordinary incandescent electric globe was placed.
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WORDS RELATED TO INCANDESCENT

  • ablaze
  • bright
  • clinquant
  • coruscating
  • dazzling
  • effulgent
  • flashy
  • fulgent
  • gleaming
  • glittering
  • glossy
  • incandescent
  • intense
  • lambent
  • lucent
  • luminous
  • lustrous
  • radiant
  • refulgent
  • resplendent
  • scintillating
  • showy
  • sparkling
  • vivid
  • afire
  • aflame
  • alight
  • blistering
  • broiling
  • conflagrant
  • fiery
  • flaming
  • gleaming
  • glowing
  • heated
  • hot
  • ignited
  • illuminated
  • in flames
  • incandescent
  • on fire
  • oxidizing
  • red-hot
  • scorching
  • searing
  • sizzling
  • smoking
  • smouldering
  • torrid
  • white-hot
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