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lamp

noun [C] uk   us   /læmp/
A2 a device for giving light, especially one that has a covering or is contained within something: an electric/oil/gas lamp a street lamp a table/bedside lamp
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any of various devices that produce particular types of light: an infrared lamp
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Translations of “lamp”
in Arabic مِصْباح…
in Korean 등…
in Malaysian lampu…
in French lampe…
in Turkish lamba, fener…
in Italian lampada…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指帶燈罩的)燈, 照明設備,照射器…
in Russian лампа…
in Polish lampa…
in Vietnamese bóng đèn…
in Spanish lámpara…
in Portuguese lâmpada, luminária…
in Thai โคมไฟ…
in German die Lampe…
in Catalan llum…
in Japanese 電気スタンド, 明かり…
in Indonesian lampu…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指带灯罩的)灯, 照明设备,照射器…
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