# 17-27-036

cold-cathode lamp

discharge lamp in which the light is produced by the positive column of a glow discharge

Note 1 to entry: A cold-cathode lamp is generally fed from a device providing sufficient voltage to initiate starting without special means.

Note 2 to entry: This entry was numbered 845-07-27 in IEC 60050-845:1987.

Note 3 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-187 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12