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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An artificial source of visible illumination; A piece of furniture holding one or more electric light bulbs.

Usage examples (39)
  • I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience. I know no way of judging of the future but by the past.
  • And Bee thinks that the lamp is a vacuum cleaner, and gets to it.
  • The depiction of a flame in a lamp is also reminiscent of plasma.
  • Underneath the lamp is a great saucer to catch the oil which drips from it. for more
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