dimly illuminated

  • 1 dimly — dim ► ADJECTIVE (dimmer, dimmest) 1) (of a light or illuminated object) not shining brightly or clearly. 2) made difficult to see by darkness, shade, or distance. 3) (of the eyes) not able to see clearly. 4) not clearly remembered. 5) informal… …

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  • 2 illuminate — verb 1 give light to sth ADVERB ▪ brightly, brilliantly, clearly ▪ fully ▪ With the room fully illuminated, they students were able to see what they were doing. ▪ beautifully …

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  • 3 illuminate — UK [ɪˈluːmɪneɪt] / US [ɪˈlumɪˌneɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms illuminate : present tense I/you/we/they illuminate he/she/it illuminates present participle illuminating past tense illuminated past participle illuminated formal 1) a) to make a… …

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  • 4 illuminate — il|lu|mi|nate [ ı lumı,neıt ] verb transitive FORMAL 1. ) to make a place bright with light, or to shine a light on something: LIGHT: Brilliant sunshine illuminated the scene. Her face was dimly illuminated by the reading lamp beside her. a ) to… …

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  • 6 Marfa lights — The Marfa lights, also known as the Marfa ghost lights, have been observed near U.S. Route 67 on Mitchell Flat east of Marfa, Texas, in the United States. Research suggests that most if not all are atmospheric reflections of automobile headlights …

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  • 7 dark-adaptation test — (for vitamin A deficiency) a test based on the fact that with a deficient intake of vitamin A the ability to see a dimly illuminated object in a dark room is diminished …

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  • 8 twilit — (also twilighted) adjective dimly illuminated by or as if by twilight …

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  • 9 twilit — (also twilighted) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ dimly illuminated by or as if by twilight …

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  • 10 twilit — adj. (also twilighted) dimly illuminated by or as by twilight. Etymology: past part. of twilight (v.) f. TWILIGHT …

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  • 11 Las Meninas — This article is about the Diego Velázquez painting. For the Ihor Podolchak film, see Las Meninas (film). Las Meninas Artist Diego Velázquez Year 1656 Type …

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  • 12 Purkinje effect — The Purkinje effect (sometimes called the Purkinje shift, or dark adaptation and named after the Czech anatomist Jan Evangelista Purkyně) is the tendency for the peak sensitivity of the human eye to shift toward the blue end of the color spectrum …

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  • 13 calligraphy — calligrapher, calligraphist, n. calligraphic /kal i graf ik/, calligraphical, adj. calligraphically, adv. /keuh lig reuh fee/, n. 1. fancy penmanship, esp. highly decorative handwriting, as with a great many flourishes: She appreciated the… …

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  • 14 Christianity — /kris chee an i tee/, n., pl. Christianities. 1. the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. 2. Christian beliefs or practices; Christian quality or character: Christianity mixed with pagan elements; …

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  • 15 Planetshine — Saturn s moon Iapetus lit by Saturnshine. This is an enhanced picture; the Saturn light is too faint by contrast to be visible to the unaided human eye …

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  • 16 Neon lighting — Times Square, New York City, has been famous for elaborate neon lighting displays since th …

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  • 17 TEMPLE — The article is arranged according to the following outline: first temple history structure the ground plan of the temple the detailed plan of the temple general description the porch THE MAIN ROOM (HEKHAL) OR HOLY PLACE …

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  • 19 Indiana Jones Adventure — Infobox Disney ride name=Indiana Jones Adventure: Temple of the Forbidden Eye caption= park=Disneyland land=Adventureland designer=Walt Disney Imagineering Core Team Leaders: Tony Baxter,Susan Bonds,Skip Lange, manufacturer= type=Dark Ride… …

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  • 20 Not I — This article is about the play. For the restriction enzyme NotI, see restriction enzyme. Photo of Lisa Dwan, Battersea Arts Centre © Allan Titmuss Not I is a twenty minute dramatic monologue written in 1972 (March 20 to April 1) by Samuel Beckett …

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