standard lamp


Definition of standard lamp


  1. :  a tall lamp that stands on the floor

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a conspicuous object (such as a banner) formerly carried at the top of a pole and used to mark a rallying point especially in battle or to serve as an emblem

    :  a long narrow tapering flag that is personal to an individual or corporation and bears heraldic devices

    :  the personal flag of the head of a state or of a member of a royal family

  1. :  constituting or conforming to a standard especially as established by law or custom

    :  sound and usable but not of top quality

    :  regularly and widely used, available, or supplied

  1. :  any of various devices for producing light or sometimes heat: such as

    :  a vessel with a wick for burning an inflammable liquid (such as oil) to produce light

    :  a glass bulb or tube that emits light produced by electricity (such as an incandescent light bulb or fluorescent lamp)

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to criticize severely

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