from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A light that uses electricity to produce illumination. Also called electric lamp.
- n. Illumination produced electrically.
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- n. electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity
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