Entry from British & World English dictionary
A lamp with a tall stem whose base stands on the floor.
- Elizabeth and Agatha sat together in the living room in the cosy pool of light shed by the standard lamp.
- Here in Las Vegas the stage is dressed like a living room with couches and standard lamps.
- A desk lamp, standard lamp or light from a window can be used to effectively light a scene.
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