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lampworking

[ lamp-wur-king ]
/ ˈlæmpˌwɜr kɪŋ /
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noun
the method or process of producing articles made of glass tubes or rods formed or shaped while softened by the flame of a lamp or blast lamp.
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Also lamp·work [lamp-wurk] /ˈlæmpˌwɜrk/ .

Origin of lampworking

First recorded in 1655–65; lamp + working

OTHER WORDS FROM lampworking

lamp·work·er, noun
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