lamp

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in the Arabian Nights a boy who acquires a magic lamp from which he can summon a genie Aladdin
(Arabian Nights) a magical lamp from which Aladdin summoned a genie Aladdin's lamp
lamp that produces light when electric current flows across the gap between two electrodes arc lamp , arc light
opaque adjustable flap on a lamp fixture; used in photography to cut off light from particular areas barndoor
electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity bulb , electric-light bulb , electric light , incandescent lamp , light bulb , lightbulb
lamp consisting of a flame directed at a cylinder of lime with a lens to concentrate the light; formerly used for stage lighting calcium light , limelight
glass flue surrounding the wick of an oil lamp chimney , lamp chimney
miner's lamp Davy lamp , safety lamp
oil lamp that will not ignite flammable gases (methane) Davy lamp , safety lamp
optical device that distributes the light of a lamp evenly diffuser , diffusor
lamp that generates light by a discharge between two electrodes in a gas discharge lamp
lamp powered by electricity electric lamp
electric lamp in which the light comes from an electric discharge between two electrodes in a glass tube electric-discharge lamp , gas-discharge lamp
lamp for providing momentary light to take a photograph flash , flash bulb , flashbulb , flashgun , flash lamp , photoflash
electrical device that automatically turns a lamp on and off (as for an advertising display) flasher
small portable battery-powered electric lamp flashlight , torch
lamp that stands on the floor floor lamp
lamp consisting of a tube coated on the inside with a fluorescent material; mercury vapor in the tube emits ultraviolet radiation that is converted to visible radiation by the fluorescent material fluorescent lamp
lighting fixture that uses a fluorescent lamp fluorescent , fluorescent fixture
lamp that burns illuminating gas gas lamp
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