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black light

Syllabification: black light

Definition of black light in English:

noun

Ultraviolet or infrared radiation, invisible to the eye.
Example sentences
  • They are made visible primarily by black light on fluorescent paint that is strategically applied to sets, props and various parts of bodies.
  • She also used black light in some light sculptures to create glowing bluish reflections that gave a somber, nighttime appearance to them.
  • On the wall at each end are two small monitors that hold in black light the illuminated images of ships passing.

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