three-way bulb

three′-way` bulb′


n.
a light bulb that can be switched to three successive degrees of illumination.
[1955–60]
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We re excited to provide our customers the 3-Way Cree LED Bulb, an affordable LED alternative that delivers on the promise of a real three-way bulb with three distinct and visible levels of light, said Mark Voykovic, light bulb merchant, The Home Depot.
A whole lot of bulbs are exempt, including three-way bulbs, 150-watt bulbs and bulbs with narrower candelabra bases that are often used in chandeliers.