hurricane lamp


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hurricane lamp

hurricane lamp

n.
A lamp with a candle, oiled wick, or electric bulb protected by a glass chimney.

hurricane lamp

n
(Nautical Terms) a paraffin lamp, with a glass covering to prevent the flame from being blown out. Also called: storm lantern

hur′ricane lamp`


n.
a candlestick or oil lamp protected against drafts or winds by a glass chimney.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hurricane lamp - an oil lamp with a glass chimney and perforated metal lid to protect the flame from high windshurricane lamp - an oil lamp with a glass chimney and perforated metal lid to protect the flame from high winds; candlestick with a glass chimney
lamp - an artificial source of visible illumination
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