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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of setting something on fire; The craft of providing artificial illumination; Having abundant illumination.

Usage examples (41)
  • As long as the lighting was good
  • An interior decorator must understand lighting
  • Verb (used without object), : The bird lighted on the branch. My eye lighted on some friends in the crowd. ,to light on a clue; to light on an ideal picnic spot....
  • These photos show how the lighting is attached to the sleeve. for more
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