• Definition for "iridescence"
    • The quality or state to be iridescent.
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  • Sentence for "iridescence"
    • This is what we call iridescence
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iridescence definition

  • noun:
    • The quality or state to be iridescent.
    • The condition or state of being iridescent; exhibition of colors like those of the rainbow; a prismatic play of color.
    • Any shimmer of glittering and changeable colors.
    • Exhibition of colors like those of rainbow, specially a surface expression which changes color using direction from which the item is viewed; the product quality or condition of being iridescent; a prismatic play of shade. Its as a result of interference of light waves reflected from front side and back surfaces of a thin layer transparent or semitransparent movie.
    • the healthiness of becoming iridescent; exhibition of alternating or intermingling colors like those for the rainbow, such as mother-of-pearl, where it is an effect of interference (see interference, 5); any shimmer of glittering and changeable colors.
    • the aesthetic residential property of some thing having a milky brightness and a play of colors from area
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