glow-lamp

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Dutch gloeilamp, Swedish glödlampa

Noun[edit]

glow-lamp (plural glow-lamps)

  1. (archaic) A light bulb.
    • 1883, Charles Ammi Cutter
      In the night, or in a dark day the runner, on going in, touches a knob, which lights an electric glow-lamp in the middle; that shows him his way.