Argand lamp


Argand lamp
Argand lamp Ar"gand lamp` [Named from the inventor, Aim['e] Argand of Geneva.] A lamp with a circular hollow wick and glass chimney which allow a current of air both inside and outside of the flame. [1913 Webster]

{Argand burner}, a burner for an Argand lamp, or a gas burner in which the principle of that lamp is applied. [1913 Webster] ||


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.