un luminiferous

luminiferous

[loo-muh-nif-er-uhs]
adjective
producing light: the luminiferous properties of a gas.

Origin:
1795–1805; < Latin lūmin- (see lumen) + -i- + -ferous

unluminiferous, adjective
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luminiferous lu·mi·nif·er·ous (lōō'mə-nĭf'ər-əs)
adj.
Generating, yielding, or transmitting light.

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