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phosphorescence
used in Fahrenheit 451

2 uses
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Definition
a dim glowing light

or more technically:  a fluorescence (dim light)  created by a chemical reaction within a living organism; or a dim light that continues to shine from something after the bombarding radiation (stronger light that fell upon it) has ceased
  • Beatty's pink phosphorescent cheeks glimmered in the high darkness, and he was smiling furiously.
    p. 106.5
  • He was a phosphorescent target; he knew it, he felt it.
    p. 119.9

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