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English definition of “bulb”


noun [C]  /bʌlb/ us  

bulb noun [C] (LIGHT)

a light bulb: The bulb burned out in the kitchen.

bulb noun [C] (PLANT)

a ball-like root from which some plants grow: Lilies and tulips grow from bulbs.
(Definition of bulb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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