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Luminary

Lu´mi`na`ry
n.1.
1.Any body that gives light, especially one of the heavenly bodies.
Where the great luminary . . .
Dispenses light from far.
- Milton.
2.One who illustrates any subject, or enlightens mankind; as, Newton was a distinguished luminary.
Noun1.luminary - a celebrity who is an inspiration to others; "he was host to a large gathering of luminaries"
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Lumberman
lumbermill
lumberyard
Lumbosacral
lumbosacral plexus
Lumbric
Lumbrical
Lumbriciform
Lumbricoid
Lumbricus
lumbus
Lumen
Luminal
luminance
luminance unit
Luminant
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Luminate
Lumination
Lumine
luminesce
Luminescence
Luminescent
Luminiferous
luminism
Luminosity
Luminous
luminous energy
luminous flux
luminous flux unit
luminous intensity unit
Luminous paint
luminousness
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