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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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References in periodicals archive ?
An optometrist assessed how well each student could read an eye chart under three conditions: bright blue-white fluorescent light, bright reddish-white fluorescent light, and the blue-white light at half its initial intensity.
Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation (LASER), or as most of us know it, argon laser--excited ions in an argon-filled chamber produce a light that is focused and passed through the handpiece.
Don't just aim a light at a tree and turn the switch on.
Light is made up of individual particles of energy called--.
One of these balls of fire alone would suffice to light the place, yet three or four blaze down from the ceiling, and there are smaller versions on the walls and pillars, serving no function but to eradicate every trace of shadow.
Increasingly, care records are being computerized, so paying attention to light sources in relation to computer screens is important.
If they get it home and the color temperature is too low, they may hate the light it produces," she says.
If the past is at all prologue in the Portland area, it seems unlikely that the MAX-related regulations will get people out of their cars and onto light rail.
Two sun-tracking rooftop mirrors pipe light into a building via more than 100 acrylic fibers.
You need not space ceiling lights evenly over the kitchen ceiling - you can group them to focus more light on particular task areas, according to Philips Lighting's Goldmacher.
His perceptions of the non-Euclidean world and the importance of space matured in the mastery of Ronchamp, where an organic space, derived from its religious rituals is made almost palpable by the amazing shafts and sheets of light that penetrate the body of the churc h from its carefully organized openings.
Light pollution--the artificial light that illuminates more than its intended target area--has become a problem of increasing concern across the country over the past 15 years.
Now, the entertainment industry has harnessed the power of lasers as never before, using light to scan compact discs, rev up planetarium shows and concerts with eye-boggling images, and enthrall audiences with movie special effects.
The invention of the arc lamp in 1846 brought electric light into the theater for special effects; Thomas Edison's 1879 incandescent light bulb opened up the field of experimentation, in lighting design for theater and dance.
The partnership calls for CRO to retrofit selected restaurant locations with applicable LSG products and specifies that LSG LED light bulbs will be installed in all appropriate future facilities.