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uplight

[uhp-lahyt] /ˈʌpˌlaɪt/
noun
1.
a lamp, often a light bulb set in a cylinder or other container, placed on the floor so that a beam of light is directed upward.
Origin of uplight
1980-1985
First recorded in 1980-85; up- + light1
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