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pale

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ignite

come to light

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light something up

shed or throw light on something

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digestible

light on or upon something: settle

light on or upon something: come across

light out

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electromagnetic radiation that makes vision possible

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the act of physically illuminating or the condition of being filled with light

the particular angle from which something is considered

the faculty of seeing

to cause to burn or undergo combustion

to provide, cover, or fill with light

to make lively or animated

of a light color or complexion

having little weight; not heavy

of small intensity

requiring little effort or exertion

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amusing but essentially empty and frivolous

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free from care or worry

marked by an absence of conventional restraint in sexual behavior; sexually unrestrained

to come to rest on the ground

light on: to find or meet by chance

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a particular perspective or aspect of a situation

an illuminated area

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a condition of spiritual awareness

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the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures

a person regarded very fondly

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having abundant light or illumination

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mental understanding as an enlightening experience

merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance

public awareness

a divine presence believed by Quakers to enlighten and guide the soul

a visual warning signal

begin to smoke

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to come to rest, settle

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fall to somebody by assignment or lot

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of comparatively little physical weight or density

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(used of color) having a relatively small amount of coloring agent

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of the military or industry

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not great in degree or quantity or number

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psychologically light

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characterized by or emitting light

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(used of vowels or syllables) pronounced with little or no stress

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easily assimilated in the alimentary canal

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(used of soil) loose and large-grained in consistency

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(of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims

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moving easily and quickly

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demanding little effort

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of little intensity or power or force

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(physics, chemistry) not having atomic weight greater than average

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weak and likely to lose consciousness

very thin and insubstantial

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marked by temperance in indulgence

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less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so

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having little importance

intended primarily as entertainment

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silly or trivial

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designed for ease of movement or to carry little weight

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having relatively few calories

(of sleep) easily disturbed

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casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior

with few burdens

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She said that the spate of scandals involving corporate malfeasance and financial mismanagement brought to light at Enron Corp.
The September 11 attacks brought to light "the nature of the U.
Wolfenden cared little about his own peccadilloes being brought to light, but, in an ironic twist of fate, his father, Jack Wolfenden, was at that time crafting the Wolfenden Report, which was to affect the civil liberties of all British homosexuals.
The model provided considerable insight into the digester operation that would not be brought to light without its use.
For example, Dupre casts the differences between "Puritan" and "Catholic" science in the familiar terms of innovation versus tradition, but recent scholarship in the history of science has brought to light a very vigorous school of Jesuit science and suggests that the Scientific Revolution is a story of how natural philosophers on both sides of the confessional divide sought to embed their findings in new authority structures, both sociological and methodological, to ensure their credibility.
Brazilian dance is much more than just Carnival's feathered and sequined samba, however, and the 1996 biennial brought to light all its richness and variety.
One remarkable aspect of the cases brought to light so far is that the records are either incomplete or nonexistent, in total violation of customary scientific practice.
Patterns and trends previously hidden are brought to light and the analyst's ability to distill new information is made more efficient and intuitive.
The futility of the whole process is brought to light in the controversy about state funding for Los Angeles County fishing programs.
Other aspects that are brought to light include the attitude of the ex-POWs and the support of the Filipino people.
The importance of our elders' stories of childhood are brought to light in Children of Long Ago: Poems, by Lessie Jones Little.
In doing so this new chapter of Orvieto per la Danza brought to light yet another tendency in Italian contemporary dance: the search for a new, perfectly integrated relationship of movement with music.
More significantly, the mandate brought to light an idea that was long overdue: black capitalism.
While Hempfer brought to light the discrepancies between the "reception paradigms" imposed by the expanding printing industry and the particular semiosis required by Ariosto's poem, Javitch aims at reconstructing the responses of sixteenth-century readers by analyzing the way in which they interpreted, manipulated and tamed the text.
In this show, 19 altars, some of which were reconstructed by different priests and artists specifically for "Face of the Gods," brought to light what has long been shrouded in secrecy and misunderstanding.