incandescent light bulb

noun

: a light bulb whose light is produced by the glow of a wire heated by an electric current

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“Incandescent light bulb.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/incandescent%20light%20bulb. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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