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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, causing, or capable of causing illumination.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. of, capable of, or causing illumination

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Tending to illuminate or illustrate; throwing light; illustrative.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the power of producing or giving light; tending to enlighten or inform; illustrative.

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