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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A gas found in small amounts in the air and used in electrical signs.

Usage examples (36)
  • Mosquitoes and moths swarmed around the red neon "open" sign above the pub's screen door.
  • It even runs at night, if neon is important to you.
  • A cousin of fluorescent lighting, neon is actually quite energy efficient.
  • Everything was great until I got to the Feed links which are in neon orange. for more
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