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EN lampholder  
device which holds the lamp in position, usually by having the cap inserted in it, in which case it also provides the means of connecting the lamp to the electric supply

Note 1 to entry:·The term "socket" or, when the context is clear, the abbreviation "holder" are commonly used instead of "lampholder".

Note 2 to entry:·See Note 2 to entry 3.25.

TC/SC:82Terms     Info     Publications
Published in:IEC 62257-12-1, ed. 2.0 (2015-10) Terms     Info
Reference number:3.26

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