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20 terms

Chapter 9

STUDY
PLAY
Lucid
Clear; glowing with light; easily understood; sane
Luminescence
The giving off of light without heat
Luminous
Radiating or reflecting light; well-lighted; shining; enlightened
Luminary
A celestial body; a person who is a shining example in a profession
Illuminate
To supple with light; light up; to make lucid or clarify
Elucidate
To make lucid or clear; explain
Translucent
Allowing light to pass through without being transparent
Photogenic
Having features that look attractive in photographs
Photography
A process of producing images on sensitized surfaces by the chemical action of light or other forms of radiant energy
Photogrammetry
The process of making surveys and maps through the use of aerial photographs
Photosensitivity
Quality of being photosensitive; abnormal sensitivy of the skin to ultraviolet light
Telephoto Lens
A camera lens that produces a large image of distant or small objects
Photocopy
A duplicate of a document or print made on specialzed copying equipment
Act
Anything done, being done, or to be done; a formal decision, law, or statute; a main division of a play
Activate
TO make active; to place a military unity on active status
Activism
The practice of achieving political or other goals through actions of protest or demonstration
Agent
A representative working on behalf of another
Agency
An organization that provides a particular serve; the place of busness of an agent
Agenda
A list or outline of thigns to be done or matters to be acted or voted upon
Acting
Serving as a temporary substitute during another's absence; the art of performing in plays, films, etc.

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