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Shining radiantly; resplendent.
[Latin refulgēns, refulgent-, present participle of refulgēre, to flash back : re-, re- + fulgēre, to flash; see bhel- in Indo-European roots.]
re·ful′gence, re·ful′gen·cy n.
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|Noun||1.||refulgency - the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light|
brightness - the location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white
sheen, shininess, luster, lustre - the visual property of something that shines with reflected light
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