Indirect lighting


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indirect lighting

[‚in·də′rekt ′līd·iŋ]
(engineering)
A system of lighting in which more than 90% of the light from luminaires is distributed upward toward the ceiling, from which it is diffusely reflected.

Indirect lighting

The lighting reflected from the ceiling or other surface, not received directly from a luminaire.

indirect lighting

Lighting from luminaires which distribute 90% to 100% of the emitted light upward so that illumination is provided primarily by reflected light rather than by direct light.
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