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lampworking

[lamp-wur-king] /ˈlæmpˌwɜr kɪŋ/
noun
1.
the method or process of producing articles made of glass tubes or rods formed or shaped while softened by the flame of a lamp or blast lamp.
Also, lampwork.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65; lamp + working
Related forms
lampworker, noun
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