Definition of flourescent
1. fluorescent [ a ] emitting light during exposure to radiation from an external sourceUsed in print:
(Edward Streeter, The Chairman of the Bored....)
`` Now '' , he said , `` we got to put_in some outlets for them power_tools ; then a_couple_of fluorescent lamps over the workbench an ' I guess we 're about through down here '' .Synonyms fluorescent Related Terms light
2. fluorescent [ a ] brilliantly colored and apparently giving off light
Examples: "fluorescent colors"