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lam·pi·on

 (lăm′pē-ən)
n.
An oil-burning lamp, often of colored glass, for outdoor use.

[French, from Italian lampione, augmentative of lampa, lamp, from Old French lampe; see lamp.]
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lampion

(ˈlæmpɪən)
n
an oil-burning lamp
[C19: from French via Italian lampione, from Old French lampe lamp]
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As Durdles and Jasper come near, they are addressed by an inscribed paper lantern over the door, setting forth the purport of the house.
For this last night of carnival the big house had decorated all its balconies with rows of coloured paper lanterns right up to the roof.
"The music will lead into our paper lantern parade around Lake Ellyn beginning at 7:15 p.m.
Councillor Adam Aston said a paper lantern had caused the biggest blaze in the history of the West Midlands fire service when a recycling centre in Smethwick was set alight in June 2013.
Upper Gornal and Woodsetton Councillor Adam Aston, moving the ban, said a paper lantern had caused the biggest fire in the history of West Midlands Fire Service when a recycling centre in Smethwick set alight in June 2013.
CELEBRATE the Year of the Pig with your own cute pink pig decoration, inspired by a paper lantern.
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"Once a paper lantern hits a sky it is carried by whatever current there is.
* Design a nook with an outdoor rug, paper lantern, and comfortable cushions.