dark lantern

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dark lantern

n.
A lantern whose light can be blocked, as by a sliding panel.
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dark lantern

n
a lantern having a sliding shutter or panel to dim or hide the light
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dark′ lan′tern


n.
a lantern having an opening with a shutter that can be slid across the opening to obscure the light.
[1640–50]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dark lantern - a lantern with a single opening and a sliding panel that can be closed to conceal the light
lantern - light in a transparent protective case
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