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There are 3 meanings of the word Ultraviolet.

Ultraviolet - as a noun

Radiation lying in the ultraviolet range; wave lengths shorter than light but longer than x rays

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
ultraviolet illuminationultraviolet lightultraviolet radiationuv
Hypernyms (Closely Related)
actinic radiationactinic ray
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Ultraviolet - as an adjective satellite

Having or employing wavelengths shorter than light but longer than x-rays; lying outside the visible spectrum at its violet end

Example: "Ultraviolet radiation"

Ultraviolet - as an adjective

Of electromagnetic radiation beyond (higher in frequency than) light visible to the human eye; radiation with wavelengths from 380 nanometre - 10 nanometre

Example Sentences

"Exposure to ultraviolet rays can lead to skin damage."
"Wearing sunglasses can protect your eyes from ultraviolet light."
"Certain insects can see ultraviolet light that is invisible to humans."
"Using a sunscreen with high SPF can help block ultraviolet rays."
"The Earth's ozone layer absorbs most of the incoming ultraviolet radiation."
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Word Game Points

Is ULTRAVIOLET a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, ultraviolet is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

ULTRAVIOLET has a SCRABBLE points total of 14.

Is ULTRAVIOLET a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, ultraviolet is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
ULTRAVIOLET has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 18.

Is ULTRAVIOLET a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, ultraviolet is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
ULTRAVIOLET has a WORDFEUD points total of 15.

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