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fluorescent light
used in The Glass Castle

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Definition
a type of lamp that uses electricity to excite mercury vapor in argon or neon gas, producing short-wave ultraviolet light
  • Becker's Jewel Box was a fancy store, the kind of place I never had occasion to go into, with a humming air conditioner and buzzing fluorescent lights.
    p. 214.9
  • Banks of fluorescent lights hung down eighteen inches above the slanted, glass-topped desks where men wearing green eyeshades conferred over stacks of copy and photographs.
    p. 203.9

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