from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One of a series of lights that are usually attached to tall poles, are spaced at intervals along a public street or roadway, and are illuminated from dusk to dawn. Also called streetlamp.
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- n. Any large outdoor light used to illuminate a public area, usually urban.
- n. The light produced by these lights.
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- n. a lamp supported on a lamppost; for illuminating a street
street + light (Wiktionary)