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 Dictionary entry overview: What does bioluminescent mean? 

  The adjective BIOLUMINESCENT has 1 sense:

1. (of living organisms) emitting light

  Familiarity information: BIOLUMINESCENT used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1bioluminescent [BACK TO TOP]


(of living organisms) emitting light

Context example:

fireflies are bioluminescent


light (characterized by or emitting light)

Domain category:

being; organism (a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently)

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