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Giving forth flashes of light; glittering.


giving off flashes of light


(kəˈrʌs kənt, ˈkɔr əs-, ˈkɒr-)

sparkling or gleaming.
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Adj.1.coruscant - having brief brilliant points or flashes of lightcoruscant - having brief brilliant points or flashes of light; "bugle beads all aglitter"; "glinting eyes"; "glinting water"; "his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent"; "shop window full of glittering Christmas trees"; "glittery costume jewelry"; "scintillant mica"; "the scintillating stars"; "a dress with sparkly sequins"; "`glistering' is an archaic term"
bright - emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts; "the sun was bright and hot"; "a bright sunlit room"
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Additionally, the property has access to an abundance of amenities within Imperial Center such as various dining options, multiple retail destinations, four hotels, a full-service gym and jogging trails.
Ninety-two years later, federalism echoes in the country stage-managed by a president who comes not from the imperial center but from remote (by Manila's reckoning) Davao.
As a result, his successors created not only a new Syrian imperial center but an ideology of mobile kingship to go with it, the subject of "Movement.
He also argues that the imperial center of Rome shifted eastward over time and that the Muslim empire was a natural successor to Rome.
Part of the answer lies in the old trope of the empire and its periphery, whereby violent encroachments on the imperial center count for considerably more than transgressions in former colonies.
Yet in establishing such limits, sovereign power did not stand apart from the country's territories, including its borderlands; nor was it spatially confined to an imperial center.
To this reader, it is but one more area in which Professor Lord's conclusion is apt: "Suffice it to say, proconsular leadership, which so plainly offers danger as well as opportunity, is an instrument in need of adult supervision at the imperial center.
As a result, there emerged a sense of paranoia about how the West is manipulating, inciting, controlling the minorities against the imperial center.
The imperial approach wanted people from whatever corner of the globe to start from one imperial center, the metropolis of the empire, as the only center.
According to this reading, Crampas, the haft-Pole who seduces Effi, infiltrates both "the geographic space of the imperial center and its intimate space of domestic reproduction" (112).
The facility is located in Imperial Center, a business park convenient to Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, and Research Triangle Park.
First, she traces issues of domestic space, sex, and gender as envisioned by the imperial center through the Kanun-name's decrees.

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