Radian

Ra"di*an

(r"d*n), n. [From Radius.] (Math.) An arc of a circle which is equal to the radius, or the angle measured by such an arc.
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Ra"di*ance

(r"d*ns),

Ra"di*an*cy

(r"d*n*s), } n. The quality of being radiant; brilliancy; effulgence; vivid brightness; as, the radiance of the sun.
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Girt with omnipotence, with radiance crowned.
Milton.
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What radiancy of glory,
What light beyond compare !
Neale.
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Syn. -- Luster; brilliancy; splendor; glare; glitter.
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