sealed-beam headlight


sealed-beam headlight
/seeld"beem"/
a headlight in which the reflector and lens are hermetically sealed together with the filament in a single unit. Also called sealed beam.

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sealed-beam headlight «SEELD BEEM»,
an automobile headlight in which filament, lens, and reflector form a single unit, insuring the correct focus of the filament and the constant reflecting power of the lens.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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