heat lamp

a lamp fitted with an infrared bulb to supply heat especially as part of physical therapy.
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heat lamp n.
A lamp that emits infrared light and produces heat, used to apply topical heat to the skin for therapeutic purposes.

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Example sentences
To thaw a frozen meter or pipe, use a small space heater to warm the area or
  aim a hair dryer or heat lamp at the frozen area.
Take two containers of air, and shine a heat lamp on them.
Utilities serving a refrigerator or heat lamp used to keep the products or the
  raw materials in the same condition are taxable.
He also placed a heat lamp on top to speed up the evaporation process.
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