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glow stick

Syllabification: glow stick

Definition of glow stick in English:

noun

A novelty item consisting of a plastic tube containing two chemicals that combine when the tube is bent, so producing a luminescent glow.
Example sentences
  • The course provides golfers with balls illuminated with glow sticks.
  • You can also attach bright tape, ribbon or glow sticks.
  • For whatever reason, skating is much more fun with a glowstick, apparently.

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