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- (obsolete) brightness; splendour; glitter; effulgence
1787, Tobias George Smollett, The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature, volume 63:
- Besides, that from its fulgency it appears like flame.
1825, Joseph Belcher, Poetical Sketches of Biblical Subjects:
- Still but a shadow of his fulgency, His splendour shaded in that shrine of light;
1937, Law Notes, volume 41:
- Let the fulgency of the integrity of American constitutional interpretation remain undiminished and untarnished.