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  • adjective Emitting flashes of light; glittering.


  • Light also played, in coruscant sparkles, across a building on the other side, whose soaring intricacy suggested a fountain.

    The Stars Are Also Fire

  • Then there was a flash, visible even in the inferno of energies already there at war, and the already coruscant lava was hurled to all points of the compass as the full-blast drive of a superdreadnought was cut loose beneath its surface!

    Gray Lensman


The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.