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  • n. a small gas discharge lamp containing neon gas, sometimes with other noble gases to add colour

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

  • n. a lamp consisting of a small gas-discharge tube containing neon at low pressure; luminescence is produced by the action of currents at high frequencies that are wrapped a few turns around the tube


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