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

 lam·bent /ˈlæmbənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lam·bent a.
 1. Playing on the surface; touching lightly; gliding over. “A lambent flame.” --Dryden. “A lambent style.” --Beaconsfield.
 2. Twinkling or gleaming; fickering. “The lambent purity of the stars.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : softly bright or radiant; "a house aglow with lights";
            "glowing embers"; "lambent tongues of flame"; "the
            lucent moon"; "a sky luminous with stars" [syn: aglow(p),
             glowing, lucent, luminous]