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luminous
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Childhood's End
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  • The luminous trail glowed faintly for a while: then it died away, leaving only the stars.
  • The whole ceiling is luminous, and as far as I can tell the air comes through the speaker grille.
  • The great luminous fish suddenly flashed on all its lights in a frantic signal of alarm, and departed like a meteor Into the darkness of the abyss.

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  • The sky was luminous with stars.
  • The snow was luminous from the moonlight.

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