Meaning of NEON in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈni:ən ]

n. Chem. an inert gaseous element occurring in traces in the atmosphere and giving an orange glow when electricity is passed through it in a sealed low-pressure tube, used in lights and illuminated advertisements (neon light; neon sign). °Symb.: Ne. [Gk, neut. of neos new]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.