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lamppost

[lamp-pohst] /ˈlæmpˌpoʊst/
noun
1.
a post, usually of metal, supporting a lamp that lights a street, park, etc.
Origin of lamppost
1780-1790
1780-90; lamp + post1
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lamppost

/ˈlæmpˌpəʊst/
noun
1.
a post supporting a lamp, esp in a street
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