luminophore

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lu·mi·no·phore

(lū'mi-nō-fōr'),
An atom or atomic grouping in an organic compound that increases its ability to emit light.
[L. lumen, light, + G. phoros, bearing]

luminophore

[lo̅o̅min′əfôr]
1 an organic compound or chemical grouping that emits light.
2 a substance that emits light when illuminated.

lu·mi·no·phore

(lū'mi-nō-fōr)
An atom or atomic grouping in an organic compound that increases its ability to emit light.
[L. lumen, light, + G. phoros, bearing]

luminophore

a chemical group that gives the property of luminescence to organic compounds.