having abundant light or illumination
"they played as long as it was light"; "as long as the lighting was good"
apparatus for supplying artificial light effects for the stage or a film
the craft of providing artificial light
"an interior decorator must understand lighting"
ignition, firing, lighting, kindling, inflammationnoun
the act of setting something on fire
the equipment used to provide illumination; the illumination so provided
the act of activating such equipment, or of igniting a flame etc.
The process of annealing metals.
a name sometimes applied to the process of annealing metals
Lighting or illumination is the deliberate use of light to achieve a practical or aesthetic effect. Lighting includes the use of both artificial light sources like lamps and light fixtures, as well as natural illumination by capturing daylight. Daylighting is sometimes used as the main source of light during daytime in buildings. This can save energy in place of using artificial lighting, which represents a major component of energy consumption in buildings. Proper lighting can enhance task performance, improve the appearance of an area, or have positive psychological effects on occupants. Indoor lighting is usually accomplished using light fixtures, and is a key part of interior design. Lighting can also be an intrinsic component of landscape projects.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The illumination of an environment and the arrangement of lights to achieve an effect or optimal visibility. Its application is in domestic or in public settings and in medical and non-medical environments.
Verb form of the word light.
Lighting the city was easy with electricity and lights.Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'Lighting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4195
Rank popularity for the word 'Lighting' in Nouns Frequency: #2055
The numerical value of Lighting in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Lighting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
You don't find grab bars in bathrooms, the appropriate lighting and broader hallways and ramps.
I've done this a lot, i've never been more impressed with camera, directing, crew, lighting, sound and a staff – no conflict of egos.
I did go to the [' Rambo' ] set. I spent a couple weeks there and just being around Sly, you absorb so much because he'll go off and write a scene and come back and shoot it. He's brilliant, he'll write it right there. It's amazing to see that happen. I've seen it a thousand times with him, he'll have an idea to move the cameras around, to completely change the lighting, which he also did. So to just to watch him, do his thing, his art, is quite fascinating.
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
The most common thing I see in my neighborhood that's not done according to spec is people flying a flag in front of their home and not taking it down or lighting it at night.
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- valaistus, sytyttäminenFinnish
- kivilágítás, világítás, meggyújtás, megvilágításHungarian
- освещение, осветительный приборRussian
- blixt, belysningSwedish
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