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mercury-vapour lamp

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie

in A Dictionary of Physics

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780198714743
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191783036
mercury-vapour lamp

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A type of discharge tube in which a glow discharge takes place in mercury vapour. The discharge takes place in

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Subjects: Physics

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