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Lamp appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • We have just quoted on nine dozen boxes of gray lamp wicks. (47 letters)
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The word lamp is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun lamp

What does lamp mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: lamps

  1. an artificial source of visible illumination
  2. a piece of furniture holding one or more electric light bulbs

Definition of the verb lamp

What does lamp mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: lamped | lamping | lamps

  1. [slang] to hit, clout, belt, wallop
  2. to hunt at night using a lamp; see lamping
  3. [slang] to hang out or chill; to do nothing in particular


Lamp is a musical group.

  • members:
  • albums: "そよ風アパートメント201", "八月の詩情", "残光", "木洩陽通りにて", "ランプ幻想", "恋人へ", "東京ユウトピア通信", "ゆめ"
  • official website:


Lamp is a fictional character from the 1965 tv series Kimba the White Lion.


  1. "Lamp" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  2. "LAMP" is a 1999 album by Bump of Chicken.
    • released on (15 years ago)
  3. "Lamp" is a musical album of Softball.
    • released on (12 years ago)


  1. LAMP is an acronym for an archetypal model of web service solution stacks, originally consisting of largely interchangeable components: Linux, the Apache HTTP Server, the MySQL relational database management system, and the PHP programming language. As a solution stack, LAMP is suitable for building dynamic web sites and web applications.
  2. Lamp: A lamp is a replaceable component such as an incandescent light bulb, which is designed to produce light from electricity. These components usually have a base of ceramic, metal, glass or plastic, which makes an electrical connection in the socket of a light fixture. This connection may be made with a screw-thread base, two metal pins, two metal caps or a bayonet cap.
    • also known as 电灯
  3. Lamp is a television and cinema advertisement released in September 2002 to promote the IKEA chain of furniture stores in the United States. The 60-second commercial was the first part of the "Unböring" campaign conceived by advertising agency Crispin Porter + Bogusky, and follows a lamp abandoned by its owner. It was produced by the production company Morton/Jankel/Zander, and was directed by Spike Jonze. Post-production and editing was handled by Spot Welders and sound design by the California-based MIT Out Sound.
  4. Lamp a.k.a. limbic system-associated membrane protein is a gene.
  5. Lamp a.k.a. lysosomal-associated membrane protein 3 is a gene.

Phrases with Lamp

Phrases starting with the word Lamp:

  1. lamp oil
  2. Lamp Bulb
  3. Lamp Room
  4. Lamp Rush

Phrases ending with the word Lamp:

  1. arc lamp
  2. fog lamp
  3. gas lamp
  4. oil lamp
  5. sun lamp
  6. davy lamp
  7. glow lamp
  8. heat lamp
  9. Lava lamp
  10. neon lamp
  11. rear lamp
  12. slit lamp
  13. tail lamp
  14. Coach Lamp
  15. flash lamp
  16. flood lamp

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Lamp

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Google previewAmerican School Board Journal (1902)

And the first lamp is that of the Wonderful Interaction. There are two realms in. ounmental life—' that of inleading currents and that of o'ut'leading ones, that of impression and that of expression, the one receptive and preparatory, the oth- ' er ...

Google previewUltraviolet Germicidal Irradiation Handbook (2010)

UVGI for Air and Surface Disinfection by Wladyslaw Kowalski

lamp is the most critical component of any UVGI air or surface disinfection system. UV lamps come in many shapes, sizes, and UV output power levels, and they may produce different spectral bands of germicidal UV.

Google previewCommercial America (1913)

Literally speaking, the Roffy Lamp is an electro-optical instrument designed to a high degree of precision, and...

The Roffy Lamp is a new invention for electrically equipped cars which is no tools except a small wrench being required.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Optical Engineering: Abe-Las, pages 1-1024 (2003)

by Ronald G. Driggers

Very high intensity lamps for high-speed automated assembly (From Ref. [20].) Flood Lamp Curing Chamber Fig. 20 Moderate-intensity lamps for fast ...

Google previewDictionary of Proverbs of the Sinhalese Including Also Their Adages, Aphorisms, Apologues, Apothegms, Bywords, Dictums, Maxims, Mottoes, Precepts, Saws, and Sayings, Together with the Connected Myths, Legends, and Folk-tales (2005)

by John M. Senaveratna

LAMP The lamp lit for the Headman's use gives light to the Lascarin, too. [The Lascarin was the ordinary Sinhalese soldier or private.] A "Pdnmaduva"midsta" Ginimaduva"—see"PANMADUVA ." Lamp-light to the blind man— see " BLIND MAN.

Google previewThe Visual Dictionary of Transportation - Transportation (2009)

by Ariane Archambault

low beam Lamp illuminating the road at short distances (30 yards), used instead of high beam to avoid blinding drivers coming in the ...

Google previewDictionary of Automotive Engineering (2016)

by Don Goodsell

quartz halogen lamp High intensity lamp or bulb of quartz glass containing an incandescent halogen gas such as iodine. quartz iodine lamp Also ...

Google previewYoung Reader's Bible Dictionary (2011)

by Peg Augustine

Usually a lamp was kept burning in a house day and night. The word was also used in a figure of speech to represent the law, to symbolize life as opposed to death, or to symbolize the change from the darkness of evil into the light of goodness ...

Google previewThe Micrographic Dictionary (1875)

A Guide to the Examination and Investigation of the Structure and Nature of Microscopic Objects by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey

When the mirror has only one reflecting surface, the amount of light may be diminished by removing the lamp to a greater distance from the mirror. But the difficulty usually found consists in the amount of light being too small instead of too great ...

Google previewA Visual Dictionary of Architecture (2012)

by Francis D. K. Ching

A/SB bulb An Abulb having a hemispherical, reflective silverbowl opposite the lamp base to decrease glare. G bulb Aglobe-shaped bulb for incandescentlamps, havingalow brightness for exposed use. PS bulb Apear-shaped bulb for large ...

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Sign language

Lamp in Baby Sign Language, ASL

Your baby can easily learn from you to sign Lamp. Learn how to teach your baby to sign Lamp {on the go} with ASL {without flashcards}. Post a video of your ...

Quotes about Lamp

I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience. I know no way of judging the future but by the past.
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Scrabble value of L1A1M3P3

The value of this 4-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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