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irradiant

[ih-rey-dee-uh nt] /ɪˈreɪ di ənt/
adjective
1.
irradiating; radiant; shining.
Origin of irradiant
1520-1530
1520-30; < Latin irradiant-, (stem of irradiāns), present participle of irradiāre to shine upon. See ir-1, radiant
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irradiant

/ɪˈreɪdɪənt/
adjective
1.
radiating light; shining brightly
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