Lamp burner

the part of a lamp where the wick is exposed and ignited.

See also: Lamp

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Usually these effects are investigated by a post-mortal preparation of the lamp burner. Visual inspection by (electron) microscopy as well as energy dispersive X-ray spectroscopy and mass spectrometry are typical techniques to observe insights in the physics of life-time effects.