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Overview of verb illuminate

The verb illuminate has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (9) light, illume, illumine, light up, illuminate

(make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit")

2. (5) clear, clear up, shed light on, crystallize, crystallise, crystalize, crystalise, straighten out, sort out, enlighten, illuminate, elucidate

(make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault")

3. illuminate

(add embellishments and paintings to (medieval manuscripts)) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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