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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cor·us·ca·tion /ˌkɔrəˈskeʃən, ˌkɑr-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cor·us·ca·tion n.
 1. A sudden flash or play of light.
    A very vivid but exceeding short-lived splender, not to callt a little coruscation.   --Boyle.
 2. A flash of intellectual brilliancy.
    He might have illuminated his times with the incessant cor░░cations of his genius.   --I. Taylor.
 Syn: -- Flash; glitter; blaze; gleam; sparkle.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the occurrence of a small flash or spark [syn: glitter, sparkle]
      2: a sudden or striking display of brilliance; "corruscations
         of great wit"