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Definitions and Synonyms of luminosity | Another word for luminosity | What is luminosity?

Definition 1: the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where luminosity or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • its luminosity is measured relative to that of our sun

Synonyms for luminosity in the sense of this definition

(luminosity is a kind of ...) any property used to characterize matter and energy and their interactions

(... is a kind of luminosity ) the luminous flux incident on a unit area

(... is a kind of luminosity ) light from heat

(... is a kind of luminosity ) light from nonthermal sources

(... are attributes of luminosity) emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts

"the sun was bright and hot" "a bright sunlit room"

(... are attributes of luminosity) emitting or reflecting very little light

"a dull glow" "dull silver badly in need of a polish" "a dull sky"

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