bioluminescent

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bi·o·lu·mi·nes·cence

 (bī′ō-lo͞o′mə-nĕs′əns)
n.
The emission of visible light by certain living organisms, such as the firefly and various fish, marine invertebrates, fungi, and bacteria. Bioluminescence is caused by chemical reactions.

bi′o·lu′mi·nes′cent adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bioluminescent - (of living organisms) emitting lightbioluminescent - (of living organisms) emitting light; "fireflies are bioluminescent"
organism, being - a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently
light - characterized by or emitting light; "a room that is light when the shutters are open"; "the inside of the house was airy and light"