lamping

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lamp +‎ -ing.

Noun[edit]

lamping (uncountable)

  1. A form of hunting, at night, in which bright lights or lamps are used to dazzle the hunted animal.

Adjective[edit]

lamping (comparative more lamping, superlative most lamping)

  1. (archaic) Bright, flashing, resplendent.
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.3:
      Most sacred fire, that burnest mightily / In liuing brests, ykindled first aboue, / Emongst th'eternall spheres and lamping sky [...]!

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