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luminous
used in The Devils Arithmetic

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Definition
glowing or shining

(also used metaphorically to describe beauty or intelligence)
  • Those big blue eyes and the luminous, infrequent smiles reminded her of someone she couldn't name.
    Chapter 15 (37% in)
luminous = shining (perhaps beautiful)
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