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sunlamp

noun sun·lamp \ˈsən-ˌlamp\

: a special lamp that produces light similar to sunlight and that is used to make your skin darker or to treat illness

Full Definition of SUNLAMP

:  an electric lamp designed to emit radiation of wavelengths from ultraviolet to infrared

First Known Use of SUNLAMP

1885

sunlamp

noun sun·lamp \ˈsən-ˌlamp\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SUNLAMP

:  an electric lamp designed to emit radiation of wavelengths from ultraviolet to infrared and used especially for therapeutic purposes or for producing a tan artificially

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