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luminous
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Dune
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  • The aircraft became a long, horizontal whisper of darkness lighted only by the green luminosity of the instrument panel.
  • They were like the luminous tips of weapons aimed down at her.
  • The meteors seemed to her like a warning, like tiger stripes, like luminous grave slats clabbering her blood.
  • In the sudden blackness, Jessica saw a luminous arrow on the floor ahead of her.
  • His hand was a shadow against the luminous dials as he tripped the remote door control.
  • To the east, the night grew a faggot of luminous gray, then seashell opalescence that dimmed the stars.

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

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