Phosphoresced
Phosphoresce Phos`phor*esce", v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Phosphoresced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Phosphorescing}.] To shine as phosphorus; to be phosphorescent; to emit a phosphoric light. [1913 Webster]

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  • Phosphoresce — Phos phor*esce , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Phosphoresced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Phosphorescing}.] To shine as phosphorus; to be phosphorescent; to emit a phosphoric light. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phosphorescing — Phosphoresce Phos phor*esce , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Phosphoresced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Phosphorescing}.] To shine as phosphorus; to be phosphorescent; to emit a phosphoric light. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • phosphoresce — /fos feuh res /, v.i., phosphoresced, phosphorescing. to be luminous without sensible heat, as phosphorus. [1785 95; PHOSPHOR(US) + ESCE] * * * …   Universalium

  • phosphoresce — /fɒsfəˈrɛs / (say fosfuh res) verb (i) (phosphoresced, phosphorescing) to be luminous without sensible heat, as phosphorus. {phosphor(us) + esce} …   Australian English dictionary

  • phosphoresce — [fäs΄fə res′] vi. phosphoresced, phosphorescing [prob. back form. < PHOSPHORESCENCE] to produce, show, or undergo phosphorescence …   English World dictionary

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