Definition of 'phosphorescence'
Example sentences containing 'phosphorescence'
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A fitful phosphorescence, like the glow of deep-sea fishes: blue, cold, charmless. THE HELLBOUND HEART (2001)As the outer doors slid shut, the blue light of phosphorescence brightened in the cavern. A TIME OF WAR (2001)There were lanterns hanging in the branches, she saw, giving off a sickly phosphorescence. EVERVILLE (2001)
Trends of 'phosphorescence'
Used Rarely. phosphorescence is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of phosphorescence from the Collins English Dictionary
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