luciferous

luciferous

(luːˈsɪfərəs)
adj
rare bringing or giving light
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

lu•cif•er•ous

(luˈsɪf ər əs)

adj.
1. bringing or providing light.
2. providing insight or enlightenment.
[1640–50; < Latin lūcifer]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Luck, M.: "Aquinas's miracles and the luciferous defence: The problem of the evil/miracle ratio" en Sophia 48, 2009.
Now that I have checked its definition, I am happy to include myself, with Messrs McKeegan and Sinclair, as "luciferous".
But scrub with bucketfuls of elbow grease and good, brown soap, still a dreadful phosphorated mould is always growing back, coating everything in a luciferous sheen.