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A receptacle for an incandescent lamp; the lamp being inserted the necessary connections with the two leads are automatically made in most sockets. The lamps may be screwed or simply thrust into the socket and different ones are constructed for different types of lamps. A key for turning the current on and off is often a part of the socket.
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