hurricane lantern

hurricane lamp

noun
a candlestick or oil lantern protected against drafts or winds by a glass chimney.
Also called hurricane lantern.


Origin:
1890–95

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hurricane lamp
 
n
Also called: storm lantern a paraffin lamp, with a glass covering to prevent the flame from being blown out

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