visible radiation

noun
(physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
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the light was filtered through a soft glass window

Syn: ↑light, ↑visible light
Derivationally related forms: ↑light (for: ↑light)
Topics: ↑physics, ↑natural philosophy
Hypernyms: ↑actinic radiation, ↑actinic ray
Hyponyms:
Part Holonyms: ↑electromagnetic spectrum

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visible radiation noun
Electromagnetic radiation that can be detected by the eye, light
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Main Entry:visible

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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