Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • intransitive verb To undergo, produce, or show fluorescence.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To exhibit the phenomena of fluorescence; be or become fluorescent.

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  • verb intransitive, physics To emit electromagnetic radiation, especially visible light, when absorbing radiation of some other wavelength.
  • verb intransitive, of colours to be very bright, easy to see, dayglo.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb exhibit or undergo fluorescence

Etymologies

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

[Back-formation from fluorescence.]

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Back-formation from fluorescence.

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