Definition of sunlamp
: an electric lamp designed to emit radiation of wavelengths from ultraviolet to infrared
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These include consumer products that emit radiation, such as microwaves and sunlamps, and even tobacco products and pet and livestock food and medicines.
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Definition of sunlamp for English Language Learners
: a special lamp that produces light similar to sunlight and that is used to make your skin darker or to treat illness
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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