Meaning of LAMP in English

LAMP

transcription, транскрипция: [ læmp ]

( lamps)

1.

A lamp is a light that works by using electricity or by burning oil or gas.

She switched on the bedside lamp...

In the evenings we eat by the light of an oil lamp.

N-COUNT

2.

A lamp is an electrical device which produces a special type of light or heat, used especially in medical or beauty treatment.

...a sun lamp.

...the use of infra-red lamps.

N-COUNT : usu supp N

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