mercury vapor lamp

  • 1 Mercury-vapor lamp — Mercury Lamp redirects here. For the character in the Rozen Maiden anime and manga, see Characters of Rozen Maiden. A 175 watt mercury vapor yard light approximately 15 seconds after starting …

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  • 2 mercury-vapor lamp — ☆ mercury vapor lamp [mʉr′kyoo rēvā′pər, mʉr′kə rēvā′pər ] n. a discharge lamp containing mercury vapor …

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  • 3 mercury vapor lamp — gyvsidabrio lempa statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. mercury lamp; mercury vapor lamp; mercury vapour lamp vok. Quecksilberdampflampe, f; Quecksilberlampe, f rus. ртутная лампа, f pranc. lampe à mercure, f; lampe à vapeur de mercure, f …

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  • 4 mercury-vapor lamp — noun ultraviolet lamp that emits a strong bluish light (rich in ultraviolet radiation) as electric current passes through mercury vapor • Hypernyms: ↑ultraviolet lamp, ↑ultraviolet source • Hyponyms: ↑quartz lamp, ↑sunlamp, ↑sun lamp, ↑sunray… …

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  • 5 mercury-vapor lamp — noun Date: 1904 an electric lamp in which the discharge takes place through mercury vapor called also mercury lamp …

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  • 6 mercury-vapor lamp — mer·cu·ry va·por lamp .vā pər n an electric lamp in which the discharge takes place through mercury vapor and which has been used therapeutically as a source of ultraviolet radiation …

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  • 7 mercury-vapor lamp — mer′cury va por lamp n. elm a lamp producing a light with a high actinic and ultraviolet content by means of an electric arc in mercury vapor …

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  • 8 mercury-vapor lamp — /merr kyeuh ree vay peuhr/, Elect. a lamp producing a light with a high actinic and ultraviolet content by means of an electric arc in mercury vapor. [1900 05] * * * …

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  • 9 mercury-vapor lamp — n. ultraviolet lamp that contains mercury vapor …

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  • 10 mercury-vapor lamp — noun alternative spelling of mercury vapour lamp …

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  • 11 Mercury vapor lamp —   A high intensity discharge lamp that uses mercury as the primary light producing element. Includes clear, phosphor coated, and self ballasted lamps.   U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration s Energy Glossary …

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  • 12 mercury vapor lamp — …

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  • 13 Mercury discharge [mercury vapor] lamp — Ртутная лампа …

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  • 14 mercury arc lamp — mercury vapor lamp, quartz lamp a lamp in which the arc is struck in mercury and is enclosed in a quartz burner; used in photodynamic therapy. The two most common types are the low pressure or cold quartz type and the high pressure or hot quartz… …

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  • 15 mercury vapour lamp — gyvsidabrio lempa statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. mercury lamp; mercury vapor lamp; mercury vapour lamp vok. Quecksilberdampflampe, f; Quecksilberlampe, f rus. ртутная лампа, f pranc. lampe à mercure, f; lampe à vapeur de mercure, f …

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  • 16 mercury-vapour lamp — /mɜkjəri ˈveɪpə læmp/ (say merkyuhree vaypuh lamp) noun a lamp producing a light with a high ultraviolet content by means of an electric arc in mercury vapour. Also, mercury vapor lamp …

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  • 17 mercury-arc lamp — noun : mercury vapor lamp …

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  • 18 vapor lamp — noun 1. : a lamp burning a vapor (as of alcohol) 2. : a lamp in which an electric discharge takes place through a metallic vapor compare mercury vapor lamp * * * vapor lamp, an electric lamp that uses a vapor or gas instead of a wire filament to… …

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  • 19 Sodium vapor lamp — A sodium vapor lamp is a gas discharge lamp which uses sodium in an excited state to produce light. There are two varieties of such lamps: low pressure and high pressure . Low pressure sodium Low pressure sodium (LPS) lamps, also known as sodium… …

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  • 20 low pressure mercury arc lamp — an ultraviolet radiation lamp having a low vapor pressure, low amperage, high voltage, and a glow discharge; more than 95 per cent of its emission is ultraviolet C in the mercury vapor resonance emission line at 254 nm. In the treatment of skin… …

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