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  Definition of scintillation
  1. the twinkling of the stars caused when changes in the density of the earth''s atmosphere produce uneven refraction of starlight
  2. the quality of glittering or sparkling brightly
  3. a brilliant display of wit
  4. a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash
  5. (physics) a flash of light that is produced in a phosphor when it absorbs a photon or ionizing particle
Similar Words: glitter, glister, glisten, sparkle, twinkle, sparkling

 

Derivational Morphology: twinkle, winkle, scintillate, sparkle, coruscate, glitter, glisten, glint, gleam, shine, flash, blink, wink

 

Anagrams: socialisation, social action, nationalistic, associational

 

 
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