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Lampshade

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A generally hemispherical or conical lamp attachment of glass, metal, fabric, cardboard, paper, or other translucent or opaque material. It encircles the chimney and burner of a fuel lamp, or the bulb and socket of an electric lamp. Used to diffuse or reduce the light of a lamp, or to direct it over a particular area.
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  • Parks Canada Descriptive and Visual Dictionary of Objects
English
Term (International)
Lampshade
Alternative term(s)
cover, lamp; lamp cover; lamp-shade
French
Term (International)
Abat-jour
Term gender (International)
m.
Alternative term(s)
garde-vue
Date created
2010-01-01
Date updated
2022-07-07
Parks Canada code(s)
  • 02-00363
Nomenclature URI
https://www.nomenclature.info/nom/1795
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