Lamp

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A lamp in general is any device that produces light. Originally, this meant a source of light from an open flame. The word is now most commonly understood to be an electric lamp that sits on a table or desk, or on the floor. It may also refer to the light bulb (or tube) itself, hence "relamping" referring to the replacement of one. See lighting for further discussion.

Flame lamps

Electric lamps

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