electric lamp

noun
a lamp powered by electricity
Hypernyms: ↑lamp
Hyponyms:

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noun
: a lamp in which electricity is the source of light — compare arc lamp, fluorescent lamp, incandescent lamp, neon lamp, nernst lamp

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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