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Definition of Lamps

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device which is a source of artificial light; device which emits heat; someone or something which is a source of inspiration
Lamps Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Phonetics
WordNet 2.0

1. an artificial source of visible illumination
(hypernym) source of illumination
(hyponym) Aladdin's lamp
2. a piece of furniture holding one or more electric light bulbs
(hypernym) furniture, piece of furniture, article of furniture
(hyponym) floor lamp
(part-meronym) base
Lamps Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Joint Acronyms and Abbreviations
Light Airborne Multipurpose System (helicopter)
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
International Relations and Security Acronyms
Light Airborne Multipurpose System (Helicopter)
Lamps Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
EIA Energy Glossary
A term generally used to describe artificial light. The term is often used when referring to a "bulb" or "tube."
Source: Energy Information Administration, 2006
Aircraft Maintenance Acronymns
Light Airborne Multipurpose System (Helicopter)
U.F.O. Related Terminology and Acronyms
Limited-Area Mesoscale Prediction System
Lamps Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Lamp, Lamps or LAMP may refer to:
  • Oil lamp, the original use of the term
  • Kerosene lamp, a lamp burning liquid petroleum
  • Lamp (electrical component), a replaceable component that produces light, such as:
    • Arc lamp
    • Fluorescent lamp
    • Gas-discharge lamp
    • Light-emitting diode
    • Incandescent light bulb, also known as an incandescent lamp
  • Light fixture, or luminaire, often colloquially known as a lamp
  • Signal lamp, a device used for visual communication between ships
  • A fuel burning illumination or signal lantern
  • Safety lamp, an explosion-proof lantern used in coal mining
    • Davy lamp

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Light Airborne Multi-Purpose System (LAMPS) is the United States Navy's program that developed manned helicopters that assist the surface fleet in anti-submarine warfare.

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Lamps Definition from Religion & Spirituality Dictionaries & Glossaries
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary
enlightened; lamps
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (1869) , by Roswell D. Hitchcock. About