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Originally appearing in Volume V16, Page 136 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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LAMPSTAND, a pillar, tripod or figure extending to the floor for supporting or holding a lamp. The lampstand (lampa-(Thre) is probably of French origin; it appears to have been in use in France before the end of the 17th century.
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