adverb see incandescent I

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  • incandescently — incandescent ► ADJECTIVE 1) glowing as a result of being heated. 2) (of an electric light) containing a filament which glows white hot when heated by a current passed through it. 3) informal extremely angry. DERIVATIVES incandescence noun… …   English terms dictionary

  • incandescently — See incandescent. * * * …   Universalium

  • incandescently — adverb /ɪnkənˈdɛsəntli/ In an incandescent manner; using incandescence …   Wiktionary

  • incandescently — adv. glowingly, brightly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • incandescently — in·can·des·cent·ly …   English syllables

  • incandescently — adverb : in an incandescent manner : with incandescence * * * incandescˈently adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑incandesce …   Useful english dictionary

  • incandescent — incandescently, adv. /in keuhn des euhnt/, adj. 1. (of light) produced by incandescence. 2. glowing or white with heat. 3. intensely bright; brilliant. 4. brilliant; masterly; extraordinarily lucid: an incandescent masterpiece; incandescent wit.… …   Universalium

  • incandescent — I. adjective Etymology: probably from French, from Latin incandescent , incandescens, present participle of incandescere to become hot, from in + candescere to become hot, from candēre to glow more at candid Date: 1794 1. a. white, glowing, or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Infrared — For other uses, see Infrared (disambiguation). An image of two people in mid infrared ( thermal ) light (false color) …   Wikipedia

  • Black body — As the temperature decreases, the peak of the blackbody radiation curve moves to lower intensities and longer wavelengths. The blackbody radiation graph is also compared with the classical model of Rayleigh and Jeans …   Wikipedia

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