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candent


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Candent  \Can`dent\,  a.  [L.  candens,  p.  pr  of  cand["e]re  to 
  glitter.  See  {Candid}.] 
  Heated  to  whiteness;  glowing  with  heat.  ``A  candent  vessel.'' 
  --Boyle. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  candent 
  adj  :  emitting  light  as  a  result  of  being  heated;  "an  incandescent 
  bulb"  [syn:  {incandescent}] 




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