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hurricane lamp

noun
1.
a candlestick or oil lantern protected against drafts or winds by a glass chimney.
Also called hurricane lantern.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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British Dictionary definitions for hurricane-lamp

hurricane lamp

noun
1.
a paraffin lamp, with a glass covering to prevent the flame from being blown out Also called storm lantern
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