intense+light

  • 1 light — light1 [līt] n. [ME liht < OE lēoht, akin to Ger licht < IE base * leuk , to shine, bright > Gr leukos, white, L lux & lumen, light, lucere, to shine, luna, moon, Welsh llug, gleam] 1. a) the form of electromagnetic radiation that acts… …

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  • 2 intense — [in tens′] adj. [ME < MFr < L intensus, pp. of intendere: see INTEND] 1. occurring or existing in a high degree; very strong; violent, extreme, sharp, vivid, etc. [an intense light] 2. strained to the utmost; strenuous; earnest; fervent;… …

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  • 3 intense — [[t]ɪnte̱ns[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ GRADED Intense is used to describe something that is very great or extreme in strength or degree. He was sweating from the intense heat... Suddenly the room filled with intense light... Stevens s murder was the result… …

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  • 4 intense — /ɪnˈtɛns / (say in tens) adjective 1. existing or occurring in a high or extreme degree: intense heat. 2. acute, strong, or vehement, as sensations, feelings, or emotions: intense anxiety. 3. of an extreme kind; very great, strong, keen, severe,… …

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  • 5 Intense — In*tense , a. [L. intensus stretched, tight, p. p. of intendere to stretch: cf. F. intense. See {Intend}, and cf. {Intent}, and cf. {Intent}, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. Strained; tightly drawn; kept on the stretch; strict; very close or earnest; as,… …

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  • 6 Light — (l[imac]t), a. [AS. le[ o]ht. See {Light}, n.] [Compar. {Lighter} (l[imac]t [ e]r); superl. {Lightest}.] 1. Having light; not dark or obscure; bright; clear; as, the apartment is light. [1913 Webster] 2. White or whitish; not intense or very… …

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  • 7 Light-Produkt — Light (engl. light = leicht, manchmal auch lite) ist eine verbreitete Zusatzbezeichnung für Lebens bzw. Genussmittel. Je nach Produkt steht light für einen reduzierten Gehalt an als ungesund angesehenen Bestandteilen wie Fett, Zucker, Alkohol,… …

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  • 8 light# — light vb 1 Light, kindle, ignite, fire basically mean to set something burning or on fire. Light (see also ILLUMINATE), when it takes as its subject the agent or agency, usually implies such an end of the action as illumination {she lighted the… …

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  • 9 Intense pulsed light — For other uses, see IPL (disambiguation). Human hair By type Lanugo · Androgenic Terminal  …

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  • 10 Intense Pulse Light — Lumière intense pulsée Pour les articles homonymes, voir IPL. Un bras humain, quatre heures après traitement à la lumière intense pulsée. Les bosses et la couleur rose sont caractéristiques du traitement …

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  • 11 intense — 01. Firefighters had difficulty approaching the burning building due to the [intense] heat. 02. Ophelia was [intensely] studying her math notes when I got home. 03. The [intensity] of the attack was much greater than expected. 04. Following… …

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  • 12 intense — adjective a) Strained; tightly drawn; kept on the stretch; strict; very close or earnest; as, intense study or application; intense thought. b) Extreme in degree; excessive; immoderate; as: (a) Ardent; fervent; as, intense heat. (b) Keen; biting; …

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  • 13 Light rail in North America — The term light rail was coined in 1972 by the U.S. Urban Mass Transit Association (UMTA) to describe new streetcar transformations which were taking place in Europe and the United States. The Germans used the term stadtbahn to describe the… …

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  • 14 light — light1 lightful, adj. lightfully, adv. /luyt/, n., adj., lighter, lightest, v., lighted or lit, lighting. n. 1. something that makes things visible or affords illumination: All colors depend on light. 2. Physics …

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  • 15 light — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English lēoht; akin to Old High German lioht light, Latin luc , lux light, lucēre to shine, Greek leukos white Date: before 12th century 1. a. something that makes vision possible b. the sensation… …

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  • 16 light — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 brightness ADJECTIVE ▪ clear, good ▪ bright, brilliant, harsh, intense, strong ▪ blinding …

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  • 17 Light rail in Canada — In general, Canadian cities have rates of public transit use which are two to three times as high as comparably sized U.S. cities. Census data for 2006 show that 11.0% of Canadians use public transit to commute to work, compared to 4.8% of… …

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  • 18 Intense Pulsed Light — elektrisches Epiliergerät Unter Epilation versteht man Verfahren zur Entfernung von Körperhaaren, wobei das Haar mitsamt der Haarwurzel entfernt wird. Im Unterschied zur Epilation bezeichnet Depilation die Entfernung nur des sichtbaren Teils der… …

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  • 19 intense — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become, get, grow ▪ remain ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly …

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  • 20 intense — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. violent, sharp, strong; passionate, ardent, vivid; deep, dark; poignant, keen, acute; extreme. See feeling. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. intensified, strong, deep, profound, extraordinary,… …

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