bude light

Bude light

Bude" light`\ [From Bude, in Cornwall, the residence of Sir G.Gurney, the inventor.] A light in which high illuminating power is obtained by introducing a jet of oxygen gas or of common air into the center of a flame fed with coal gas or with oil.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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