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  • v. Present participle of fluoresce.

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Examples

  • A waitress passed by with a test tube rack filled with shooters, their bright colours fluorescing in the ultra violet lights and he reflexively flinched away.

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  • Traffic cones and highlighter pens are just two everyday examples of fluorescing objects that humans can detect without any equipment.

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  • Above ground people can usually pick up other fluorescing objects using ultra violet lights.

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  • The camera detects the fluorescing dye before the enzyme ratchets along the DNA to the next position.11 In nature, the polymerase moves too fast for current imaging technology to detect.

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  • The story of GFP has three acts: the discovery of GFP, the expression of fluorescing GFP in key model organisms and the development of GFP-like proteins into a universal set of genetic tags.

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  • When I wiggle my toes, grapes of fluorescing bubbles bunch around my feet, making the water glow from within.

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  • I tell him about a militia raid, and wine squirting out of vending machines, and seawater fluorescing at night.

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  • So, in other words, you could engineer different kinds of qdots fluorescing in a variety colors to attach to a cells or proteins and then watch what happens by tracking the glowing lights.

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  • The blue color is light from the hottest, most massive stars; the green from the glow of oxygen; and the red from fluorescing hydrogen.

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  • It was huge and filled with wondrous things, whole rooms dark with fluorescing things, holograms, moire patterns, bins of rocks & minerals galore, bins of used optics and everywhere the smell of ozone.

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