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1. Artificial light in an intensely bright and broad beam.
2. A unit that produces a beam of intense light; a flood.
tr.v. flood·light·ed or flood·lit (-lĭt′), flood·light·ing, flood·lights
To illuminate with a floodlight.
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Adj.1.floodlighted - illuminated by means of floodlights; "the floodlit courtyard"
light - characterized by or emitting light; "a room that is light when the shutters are open"; "the inside of the house was airy and light"
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The Herald added: "As they proceeded up Castle Hill they were greeted by a fusillade of maroons and fireworks from the floodlighted Keep of Dudley Castle - a welcome that was accorded on the instructions of the Earl of Dudley.
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