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Splendid or dazzling in appearance; brilliant.
[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin resplendēns, resplendent-, present participle of resplendēre, to shine brightly : re-, re- + splendēre, to shine.]
re·splen′dence, re·splen′den·cy n.
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|Noun||1.||resplendency - brilliant radiant beauty; "the glory of the sunrise"|
beauty - the qualities that give pleasure to the senses
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