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Synonyms for lightbulb

electric lamp consisting of a transparent or translucent glass housing containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated by electricity

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Newcastle chemist Joseph Swan, pictured, invented the lightbulb in 1879 and that has gone on to illuminate the world ever since.
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