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  1. arc lamp, arc lightnoun

    a lamp that produces light when electric current flows across the gap between two electrodes


  1. arc light

    Arc light is a type of electric light that uses an electric arc – a high-intensity discharge between two electrodes – to produce light. This type of lighting was used mainly for large areas such as street lighting, searchlights, and lighthouse illumination before the invention of incandescent light bulbs.


  1. Arc Light

    Arc Light is the debut novel by Eric L. Harry, a techno-thriller about limited nuclear war published in September 1994 and written in 1991 and 1992. As China and Russia clash in Siberia in June 1999, nuclear missiles strike the United States. The U.S. retaliates against Russia, and World War III begins. The nuclear and conventional weapon details are provided and expounded upon, as well as the damage they can do. The political and popular response to a disaster of this magnitude is portrayed, and maps provide details of main battle plans. The concept of mutual assured destruction is a major theme of the book, and how nations try to avoid it, yet are pushed toward it, as the ultimate conclusion looms.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of arc light in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of arc light in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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