Definition of electroluminescent in US English:

electroluminescent

adjective

Chemistry
  • See electroluminescence

    • ‘It uses electroluminescent pigment and can glow with different long-lasting colors at night.’
    • ‘Among the most exciting uses being developed for the electroluminescent polymers are display screens.’
    • ‘Recent advances in polymer chemistry have given new life to thick-film electroluminescent lighting applications.’
    • ‘The electroluminescent panel sits below the keys, and glows up through them.’
    • ‘Since then, one of the exciting outgrowths of the study of electrically conducting polymers has been the study of their electroluminescent properties.’