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- n. The removable, light-emitting part of a fluorescent lamp
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Beadie walked immediately to the machine, not even waiting for the fluorescent tube to grudgingly light his way.
The Zhao family has lived in a few different flax factory apartments over the years, but all of them have been more or less the same: two rooms plus a kitchenette, cracked walls, a bare overhead fluorescent tube for light, and single-paned windows that rattle in the winter winds.