phosphorescently
adverb see phosphorescent

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • phosphorescently — See phosphorescent. * * * …   Universalium

  • phosphorescently — adverb In a phosphorescent manner …   Wiktionary

  • phosphorescently — fÉ‘sfÉ™ resntlɪ / fÉ’s adv. luminously, brightly, glowingly, while giving off light …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phosphorescently — phos·pho·res·cent·ly …   English syllables

  • phosphorescently — adverb see phosphorescent …   Useful english dictionary

  • phosphorescent — phosphorescently, adv. /fos feuh res euhnt/, adj. exhibiting phosphorescence. [1760 70; PHOSPHOR(US) + ESCENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • phosphorescent — adjective Date: 1766 exhibiting phosphorescence • phosphorescently adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • brightly — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. glitteringly, sparklingly, limpidly, lustrously, shiningly, glowingly, incandescently, luminously, effulgently, glisteningly, shimmeringly, radiantly, coruscatingly, glaringly, blindingly, gleamingly, splendidly,… …   English dictionary for students

  • phosphorescent — 1766, from Mod.L. phosphorus (see PHOSPHORUS (Cf. phosphorus)) + ESCENT (Cf. escent). Related: Phosphorescently …   Etymology dictionary

  • phosphorescent — adjective shining slightly in the dark but producing little or no heat: a strange phosphorescent light at night phosphorescently adverb …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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