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adjective incandescent pronunciation in British English /ˌɪnkænˈdes(ə)nt/
  1. 1
    physics producing light as a result of being made very hot
  2. 2
    mainly literary extremely bright or impressive

    an incandescent smile

  3. 3
    formal extremely angry

    incandescent with rage

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noun [uncountable]


a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars

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