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oxyluminescence (s) (noun), oxyluminescences (pl)
Brilliant display of flashing lights resulting from oxidation: The oxyluminescence phenomenon takes place when certain minerals that are slowly heated to temperatures below their level of incandescence emit coruscation (sudden flashes or sparks) when in contact with oxygen or air.
This entry is located in the following units: -esce, -escent, -escence (page 7) lumen-, lumin-, lum- (page 4) oxy-, -oxia, -oxic (page 4)