radiance

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin radiare + -ance

Noun[edit]

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radiance (countable and uncountable, plural radiances)

  1. the quality of being radiant, shining, bright or splendid
    Girt with omnipotence, with radiance crowned. — Milton.
  2. (physics) the flux of radiation emitted per unit solid angle in a given direction by a unit area of a source

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