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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A lamp that burns alcohol or other liquid fuel.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A lamp that burns a volatile liquid fuel such as alcohol, ethanol or denatured alcohol.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a lamp in which alcohol or methylated spirit is burned.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See lamp.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a lamp that burns a volatile liquid fuel such as alcohol

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