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running light

n.
One of several lights on a vehicle, such as a ship, turned on between dusk and dawn to indicate position and size.

running light

n
(Nautical Terms) nautical one of several white, red, or green lights displayed by vessels operating at night

run′ning light`


n.
any of various lights displayed by a vessel or aircraft operating at night.
[1880–85]
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Noun1.running light - light carried by a boat that indicates the boat's direction; vessels at night carry a red light on the port bow and a green light on the starboard bow
light source, light - any device serving as a source of illumination; "he stopped the car and turned off the lights"
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The OSTAR Compact LED from OSRAM Opto Semiconductors has been developed for daytime running light (DRL) applications based on the use of light guides.
Global Banking News-30 November 2009-Hella presents a world premiere: the first LED daytime running light for flexible installation; With the LEDayFlex Hella is setting new standards in both traffic safety and design(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.
THE EUROPEAN Commission has decided to introduce dedicated Daytime Running Light (DRL) on all new types of motor vehicles from the year 2011 onwards.
The Spaniard and his Renault team-mate, Jarno Trulli, filled the front row after running light fuel loads.
Standard trailer with tow hitch and DOT running light package
WE DIDN'T ask for motorcycl;e headlights to be on all the time (ECHO letters, Sep 10) but have had this foisted on us by the EU Daylight Running Light directive.
Pininfarina used 15 LED clusters to create the daytime running light for each headlight.
When the driver switches the normal vehicle lights on at dusk, the daytime running light, which is designed to be seen and not for illuminating the roadway, switches off automatically.
2 x Battery Supported LED running light tarpaulin weatherproof with magnetic holders and eyelets.
Twilight and daytime running light sensor versions available.
For example, the front lamps on the Iosis have an inner, circular turning LED for low beam with a vertical day time running light, separating it from the turn signal on the outer edge and beneath all of that are ten main beam LEDs, emerging when lit from tubes like a series of lasers.
The new press comes with an innovative short-path inking mode that considerably shortens the reaction time of the inking unit, especially when running light coverage forms, and maintains the same maximum press speed as the original Speedmaster SM 52.