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fluorescent light
used in Running in the Family

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a type of lamp that uses electricity to excite mercury vapor in argon or neon gas, producing short-wave ultraviolet light
  • In this silent room (with its own unheard hum of fridge, fluorescent light) there are these frogs loud as river, gruntings, the whistle of other birds brash and sleepy, but in that night so modest behind the peacocks they were unfocussed by the brain —nothing more than darkness, all those sweet loud younger brothers of the night.
    p. 136.8

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