Meaning of ILLUMINATION in English

ILLUMINATION

n. 25B6; noun

a floodlamp provided illumination : LIGHT, lighting, radiance, gleam, glow, glare; shining, gleaming, glowing; poetic/literary illumining, irradiance, lucency, lambency, effulgence, refulgence.

the illumination of a manuscript : DECORATION, illustration, embellishment, adornment, ornamentation.

these books give illumination on the subject : CLARIFICATION, elucidation, explanation, revelation, explication.

moments of real illumination : ENLIGHTENMENT, insight, understanding, awareness; learning, education; formal edification.

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