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electric-light bulb definition

  • noun:
    • electric lamp consisting of a transparent or clear glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity
    • electric lamp comprising a transparent or clear glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that produces light whenever heated by electricity
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