halogen lamp


halogen lamp
incandescent lamp which contains a small amount of halogen

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • halogen lamp — a gas filled, high intensity incandescent lamp having a tungsten filament and containing a small amount of a halogen, such as iodine, that vaporizes on heating and redeposits any evaporated tungsten particles back onto the filament: used esp. in… …   Universalium

  • Halogen lamp —   A type of incandescent lamp that lasts much longer and is more efficient than the common incandescent lamp. The lamp uses a halogen gas, usually iodine or bromine, that causes the evaporating tungsten to be redeposited on the filament, thus… …   Energy terms

  • halogen lamp — hal′ogen lamp n. mot elm ene a gas filled, high intensity incandescent lamp containing a small amount of a halogen, as iodine …   From formal English to slang

  • halogen lamp — noun An incandescent lamp containing a small quantity of halogen (usually bromine) to reduce deposition on the glass …   Wiktionary

  • halogen lamp — a gas filled, high intensity incandescent lamp having a tungsten filament and containing a small amount of a halogen, such as iodine, that vaporizes on heating and redeposits any evaporated tungsten particles back onto the filament: used esp. in… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • tungsten-halogen lamp — noun A compact high intensity light source (a development of the basic tungsten lamp), in which the casing is filled with halogen, used for car lamps, cine projectors, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑tungsten …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Tungsten Halogen Lamp —   A type of incandescent lamp that contains a halogen gas in the bulb, which reduces the filament evaporation rate increasing the lamp life. The high operating temperature and need for special fixtures limits their use to commercial applications… …   Energy terms


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