neon lamp

a gas-discharge bulb containing two electrodes in neon gas and emitting a glow when a voltage is applied across the electrodes.

1910–15 Unabridged
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neon lamp or neon light
a glass bulb or tube containing neon at low pressure that gives a pink or red glow when a voltage is applied
neon light or neon light

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