Definition of Illuminating

Illuminating p. pr. & vb. n. means: of Illuminate

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Illuminating p. pr. & vb. n. means: of Illuminate

Meaning of Illuminating

Illuminating (p. pr. & vb. n.) means: of Illuminate

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Illuminating (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Illuminate

Gaslight (n.): The light yielded by the combustion of illuminating gas.

Illuminating (a.): Giving or producing light; used for illumination.

Gasogen (n.): A volatile hydrocarbon, used as an illuminant, or for charging illuminating gas.

Carburetant (n.): Any volatile liquid used in charging illuminating gases.

Illumination (n.): The act of illuminating, or supplying with light; the state of being illuminated.

Flaming (a.): Emitting flames; afire; blazing; consuming; illuminating.

Electrolier (n.): A branching frame, often of ornamental design, to support electric illuminating lamps.

Enlimn (v. t.): To adorn by illuminating or ornamenting with colored and decorated letters and figures, as a book or manuscript.

Pyrophone (n.): A musical instrument in which the tones are produced by flames of hydrogen, or illuminating gas, burning in tubes of different sizes and lengths.

Carburetor (n.): An apparatus in which coal gas, hydrogen, or air is passed through or over a volatile hydrocarbon, in order to confer or increase illuminating power.

Colza (n.): A variety of cabbage (Brassica oleracea), cultivated for its seeds, which yield an oil valued for illuminating and lubricating purposes; summer rape.

Carbureted (a.): Saturated or impregnated with some volatile carbon compound; as, water gas is carbureted to increase its illuminating power.

Gasoline (n.): A highly volatile mixture of fluid hydrocarbons, obtained from petroleum, as also by the distillation of bituminous coal. It is used in making air gas, and in giving illuminating power to water gas. See Carburetor.

Photometer (n.): An instrument for measuring the intensity of light, or, more especially, for comparing the relative intensities of different lights, or their relative illuminating power.

Bude light (): A light in which high illuminating power is obtained by introducing a jet of oxygen gas or of common air into the center of a flame fed with coal gas or with oil.

Irradiant (a.): Irradiating or illuminating; as, the irradiant moon.

Carburize (v. t.): To combine with carbon or a carbon compound; -- said esp. of a process for conferring a higher degree of illuminating power on combustible gases by mingling them with a vapor of volatile hydrocarbons.

Ethane (n.): A gaseous hydrocarbon, C2H6, forming a constituent of ordinary illuminating gas. It is the second member of the paraffin series, and its most important derivatives are common alcohol, aldehyde, ether, and acetic acid. Called also dimethyl.

Gas (n.): A complex mixture of gases, of which the most important constituents are marsh gas, olefiant gas, and hydrogen, artificially produced by the destructive distillation of gas coal, or sometimes of peat, wood, oil, resin, etc. It gives a brilliant light when burned, and is the common gas used for illuminating purposes.

Acetylene (n.): A gaseous compound of carbon and hydrogen, in the proportion of two atoms of the former to two of the latter. It is a colorless gas, with a peculiar, unpleasant odor, and is produced for use as an illuminating gas in a number of ways, but chiefly by the action of water on calcium carbide. Its light is very brilliant.

Kerosene (n.): An oil used for illuminating purposes, formerly obtained from the distillation of mineral wax, bituminous shale, etc., and hence called also coal oil. It is now produced in immense quantities, chiefly by the distillation and purification of petroleum. It consists chiefly of several hydrocarbons of the methane series.

Coal tar (): A thick, black, tarry liquid, obtained by the distillation of bituminous coal in the manufacture of illuminating gas; used for making printer's ink, black varnish, etc. It is a complex mixture from which many substances have been obtained, especially hydrocarbons of the benzene or aromatic series.

Ethylene (n.): A colorless, gaseous hydrocarbon, C2H4, forming an important ingredient of illuminating gas, and also obtained by the action of concentrated sulphuric acid in alcohol. It is an unsaturated compound and combines directly with chlorine and bromine to form oily liquids (Dutch liquid), -- hence called olefiant gas. Called also ethene, elayl, and formerly, bicarbureted hydrogen.

Distillation (n.): The separation of the volatile parts of a substance from the more fixed; specifically, the operation of driving off gas or vapor from volatile liquids or solids, by heat in a retort or still, and the condensation of the products as far as possible by a cool receiver, alembic, or condenser; rectification; vaporization; condensation; as, the distillation of illuminating gas and coal, of alcohol from sour mash, or of boric acid in steam.

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Meaning of Directional Light

Directional Light means: A navigational light illuminating a sector or very narrow angle and intended to mark a safe direction to be followed.

Meaning of Illuminating

Illuminating means: of Illuminate

Meaning of Gaslight

Gaslight means: The light yielded by the combustion of illuminating gas.

Meaning of Illuminating

Illuminating means: Giving or producing light; used for illumination.

Meaning of Gasogen

Gasogen means: A volatile hydrocarbon, used as an illuminant, or for charging illuminating gas.

Meaning of Carburetant

Carburetant means: Any volatile liquid used in charging illuminating gases.

Meaning of Illumination

Illumination means: The act of illuminating, or supplying with light; the state of being illuminated.

Meaning of Flaming

Flaming means: Emitting flames; afire; blazing; consuming; illuminating.

Meaning of Electrolier

Electrolier means: A branching frame, often of ornamental design, to support electric illuminating lamps.

Meaning of Enlimn

Enlimn means: To adorn by illuminating or ornamenting with colored and decorated letters and figures, as a book or manuscript.

Meaning of Pyrophone

Pyrophone means: A musical instrument in which the tones are produced by flames of hydrogen, or illuminating gas, burning in tubes of different sizes and lengths.

Meaning of Carburetor

Carburetor means: An apparatus in which coal gas, hydrogen, or air is passed through or over a volatile hydrocarbon, in order to confer or increase illuminating power.

Meaning of Colza

Colza means: A variety of cabbage (Brassica oleracea), cultivated for its seeds, which yield an oil valued for illuminating and lubricating purposes; summer rape.

Meaning of Carbureted

Carbureted means: Saturated or impregnated with some volatile carbon compound; as, water gas is carbureted to increase its illuminating power.

Meaning of Gasoline

Gasoline means: A highly volatile mixture of fluid hydrocarbons, obtained from petroleum, as also by the distillation of bituminous coal. It is used in making air gas, and in giving illuminating power to water gas. See Carburetor.

Meaning of Photometer

Photometer means: An instrument for measuring the intensity of light, or, more especially, for comparing the relative intensities of different lights, or their relative illuminating power.

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