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Definition of the noun radiance
What does radiance mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: radiances
- the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface
- lexical domain: Natural Phenomena - nouns denoting natural phenomena
- synonyms of radiance: glow / glowing
- more generic terms: light / visible light / visible radiation = electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
- more specific words: aureole / corona = the outermost region of the sun's atmosphere
- the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
- lexical domain: Attributes - nouns denoting attributes of people and objects
- synonyms of radiance: effulgence / radiancy / refulgence / refulgency / shine
- more generic word: brightness = the location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white
- more specific words:
- an attractive combination of good health and happiness
- example: the radiance of her countenance
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- more generic terms: felicity / happiness = state of well-being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy; good health / healthiness = the state of being vigorous and free from bodily or mental disease
Alternative definition of the noun radiance
- the quality of being radiant, shining, bright or splendid
- [physics] the flux of radiation emitted per unit solid angle in a given direction by a unit area of a source
"Radiance" is a 2013 short fantasy drama film written by Laurie Nunn and directed by Andrew Cumming.
- country: United Kingdom
- language: English Language
- producer: James Cotton
- production design by Olivia Muggleton
- written by Laurie Nunn
- cinematography by Jack Wilkinson
- edited by Paulo Pandolpho
- music by Finn McNicholas
- genres: Science Fiction, Drama, Fantasy
- released on
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Turfgrass Physiology and... (2011)
by Bell, G.E.
Direct solar radiance is the portion of sunlight striking an object that arrived on a straight line from the sun. Direct sunlight constitutes the largest portion of irradiance. Diffuse solar radiance is the portion of sunlight that has been scattered or ...
by Bernd Girod, Günther Greiner, Heinrich Niemann
Radiance is the flux per projected unit area and solid angle arriving at or leaving a point on a surface: L(a, w) = d°4/(cos 6 day...
Radiance is a particularly important quantity in computer graphics, since it is constant along a ray in empty space.
Restless Secularism (2017)
Modernism and the Religious Inheritance by Matthew Mutter
Beauty's radiance is an epistemological trap, closer to illusion than religious revelation. Furthermore, this religious intimation of ...
Useful Optics (1991)
by W. T. Welford
Radiance refers to the radiation emitted by a source and is flux per steradian solid angle per unit area normal to the...
5, so that radiance is the concept to use in following the transmission of flux through a system.
by Henry Lachowski
Reflected energy, modified by the atmosphere between the ground and the sensor, is called radiance. Radiance is what the sensor measures and may be very different from reflectance due to haze in the atmosphere. Two objects may be ...
by K. S. Shifrin
The radiance is a basic property of the light field studied in hydrooptics.
that in electrodynamics, the radiance is the average value of the modulus of the Poynting vector ...
Methods and Applications by Erkki Tomppo, Markus Haakana, Matti Katila, Jouni Peräsaari
Radiance refers to the flux of energy per unit solid angle leaving a unit surface area in a radial direction per unit time.
by James Pawley
Source Radiance Radiance is the radiometric quantity related to the photometric ...
Image Acquisition (2012)
Handbook of machine vision engineering: by M.W. Burke
Simply put, radiance is the radiant intensity (W/sr) per unit emitting area of a source. It is a directional quantity, as is radiant intensity, one of its two constituents. And like radiant intensity and radiant exitance, the radiance is independent of the ...
Michelle Obama (2010)
by Jill C. Wheeler
Malia is called Radiance, and Sasha is Rosebud. Glossary debate - a contest in which two ...
Subjective health care viewed with an objective eye by Joseph Segen
See Cayce radiance breathwork Alternative medicine A technique developed in the 1970s by a psychologist, Gay Hendricks, that is similar to holotropic breathwork, and believed to facilitate the flow of positive energy. See Bodymind centering ...
by Martin Weik
the radiance integrated over the total forward solid angle from a source, to (b) the total power input to the source. See also optical power, optical system, ...
Given Names Listed by Meaning, 2d ed. by Yvonne Navarro
radiance Ronak brightness, radiance (Hindi) radiant Anshul, Pradyun (Hindi) • a radiant soul Philbert (Old German), Bert, Filbert • radiant as sunlight Huy Delwyn (Old English), ...
Encyclopedia of Rose Science (2003)
by Thomas Debener, Serge Gudin
30 petals; foliage glossy, bronze; vigorous growth; Prior 'Mary Nish' HT, w, 1928; (White Radiance); flowers white, center tinted shellpink, very large, ...
by William Reeve
\# radiance, the act of shining. 0. jhaggane, adv. Quickly, hastily.
by Benjamin Clough
light, radiance, splendour; movable palace of Kuvera. geoood, Prabhdkara, s. (g»3 light, essd what makes) sun, [Colloq. 06 ira~\. gcoso , Prabhdta, 8. (g before, K3 bhd to Bhine) morning, dawn, daybreak, [Colloq.
Mandaic Dictionary (2012)
English Mandaic by Dakhil Shooshtary
Radiance д l_i ï ...
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- Radiance (Chrysanthemum)
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- Radiance at St Barts
An installation by Sukhi Barber at St Bartholomew the Great in Smithfield.
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Scrabble value of R1A1D2I1A1N1C3E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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