Meaning of LAMP in English



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

She switched on the bedside ~...

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



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

...a sun ~.

...the use of infra-red ~s.

N-COUNT: usu supp N

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