cove lighting

: indirect interior lighting from incandescent or fluorescent lamps concealed in a reflecting trough near the ceiling

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indirect lighting directed upward from an interior cornice or the like toward a cove at the edge of the ceiling.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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