Lamp may refer to one of the following :
oil lamp, the original use of the term
Lamp (fixture), a light fixture (luminaire) such as a table lamp or reading lamp
Signal lamp, a device used for communication between ships
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Safety lampor Davy lamp, used in mining
LAMP, an acronym with various meanings
Lamp (electrical component)is a replaceable component that produces light.Such as:
Gas discharge lamp
Incandescent light bulb, also known as an incandescent lamp
Lampadarius, also for liturgical uses of lamps.
Stage lighting instruments, a general term for a variety of light sources used for theater and television production.
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