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  • adj. bright; clear

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Bright; clear.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Bright; clear.


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  • Items I remember the most were were huge wedges of illuminous orange shrink-wrapped processed cheese, along with a litre-sized tub of peanut butter.


  • The opera star had requested that the funeral service be illuminous (ph), not a dark occasion, one that will reflect his zest for life.

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  • He has assimilated the illuminous thought of Lenin and has clearly found in Marxism-Leninism the teachings and the path which should be followed in the search for a solution to all peoples oppressed and exploited by colonialism.


  • The sun seems to me illuminous, but its nature is unknown to me.


  • The new dress will have inherent flame retardant fabrics and an illuminous strip.


  • With a cocktail in hand we changed into our glad rags - the most fluorescent numbers we could find - and sat down for a balcony session of artistic painting which entailed covering each other from head to toe in illuminous body paint. TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at

  • ; 'Role Models' movie trailer; Paul Rudd; Sean William Scott; trailers; variety; video; Bill Murray and Tim Robbins star in this fantasy / drama about a illuminous city that slowly begins to fade.

  • At one point it looked to be long and going vertical, then a bright light came from it, like it lit up but white-not like from the sun, but an illuminous light that came from the object itself.

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  • 'The had an illuminous body of flaming fire. instrument operating in all beings which Brotherhoods can commune in certain coupling between noise a n d specific However, these codices are a collection generates a realization of the divine-Self. p l a n t i n g a n d h a r v e s t i n g seasons.

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