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Lamps (lighting devices)

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Lighting devices having a vessel to contain the source of illumination, such as grease or oil; also those that have a separate energy source to which they are connected, such as gas or electricity.

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<lighting devices by form>

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lamp (lighting device)


11yrs ago

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