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2 entries found for neon.
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Main Entry: 1ne·on
Pronunciation: primarystressnemacron-secondarystressän
Function: noun
1 : a colorless odorless gaseous element found in very small amounts in air and used in electric lamps -- see ELEMENT table
2 a : a lamp in which the gas contains a large amount of neon that gives a reddish glow when a current is passed through it b : a sign composed of such lamps

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