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glow lamp

noun, Electronics.
1.
a vacuum tube containing a gas that is ionized by the electrons, giving a visible glow.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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British Dictionary definitions for glow lamp

glow lamp

noun
1.
a small light consisting of two or more electrodes in an inert gas, such as neon, at low pressure, across which an electrical discharge occurs when the voltage applied to the electrodes exceeds the ionization potential
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