from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or produced by, a lamp; -- formerly said of a supposed acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Derived from a lamp: applied specifically to an acid, a mixture of acetic acid and aldehyde, formed by the oxidation of alcohol.


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