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luminous

(of a physical quantity in photometry) evaluated according to the visual sensation produced in an observer rather than by absolute energy measurements

Luminous

Emitting light, especially emitting self-generated light as opposed to reflected light.
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Today, Shannon Luminous Materials is a leader in fluorescent colors, phosphorescent products and black lights, and its product lines are centered around providing a complete luminous solution, from its aqueous tracers to the 400 watt ultraviolet BlackFlood.
They found, Kormendy explained, that dwarf galaxies are denser and contain larger fractions of dark matter than large luminous galaxies: for example, while roughly half of the Milky Way's mass is nonluminous, galaxies with only one one-hundredth of the Milky Way's luminosity are fully 90 percent dark.
The 10 tracks that make up Luminous City employ a variety of musical styles: World Beat, jazz fusion and even (gasp
Matt Lukens of Luminous Flooring LLC said, "Our goal is to educate the community on how to get the best results for all their property improvement projects at any budget.
2 November 2012 - US private banking and wealth management firm First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) said on Friday it would acquire domestic wealth advisor Luminous Capital Holdings LLC in a cash deal, whose value was not disclosed.
On the other hand, Luminous, established by Antony Spanbrook, has a headcount of more than 40 employees and operates via offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and Macau.
Luminous has joined hands with "Support My School" campaign, being promoted by Coca Cola and NDTV.
27 October 2010 - Indian rating agency CRISIL said today it had revised the outlook on the long-term bank facilities of Luminous Power Technologies Pvt Ltd to "positive" from "stable".
ADTRAN, Inc (NASDAQ:ADTN),a supplier of next-generation network solutions, announced on Thursday (30 March) it has acquired all intellectual property and world-wide product rights from Luminous Networks, a manufacturer of access network equipment.
This second edition of Scripture-based apologetics also includes a new chapter on the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary--Mysteries which lead us to a better understanding of the life and mission of Jesus Christ.
The center, however, achieves a whiteness in which the luminous element reaches its climax.