spirit lamp

World English Dictionary
spirit lamp
 
n
a lamp that burns methylated or other spirits instead of oil

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Medical Dictionary

spirit lamp n.
A lamp that burns alcohol or other liquid fuel and is used mainly for heating in laboratory work.

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