Definition of incandescent adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    incandescent

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌɪnkænˈdɛsnt//
     
     
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  1. 1 (technology) giving out light when heated incandescent light bulbs
  2. 2(formal) very bright incandescent white
  3. 3(formal) full of strong emotion an incandescent musical performance She was incandescent with rage.
incandescence
 
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NAmE//ˌɪnkænˈdɛsns//
 
noun [uncountable]
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