Kromayer lamp

noun
Kro·​may·​er lamp | \ ˈkrō-mī-ər-ˌlamp How to pronounce Kromayer lamp (audio) \

Medical Definition of Kromayer lamp

: a small water-cooled mercury-vapor lamp used in ultraviolet therapy

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“Kromayer lamp.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Kromayer%20lamp. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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