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luminous
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
glowing or shining

(also used metaphorically to describe beauty or intelligence)
  • This luminous idea was a great addition to his historical acquirements during this half-year, which were otherwise confined to an epitomized history of the Jews.
    2.1 -- Book 2 Chapter 1 -- Tom's "First Half" (94% in)

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