Definitions and translations for "bulb"

Definition of bulb

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Noun
1. Any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end.
The bulb of the aorta
2. A light bulb.
3. The bulb-shaped root portion of a plant such as a tulip, from which the rest of the plant may be regrown.
4. A bulbous protuberance at the forefoot of certain vessels to reduce turbulence.
Verb
5. To take the shape of a bulb; to swell.
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English - English - bulb

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n. light bulb, lamp; tuber, glomus

English - Spanish - bulb

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s. bombilla, bombillo, bulbo

English - French - bulb

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n. bulbe, oignon; ampoule, lampe (Electricité); boule cuvette, réservoir (thermomètre); ballon, poire (Chimie)

English - German - bulb

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n. Glühbirne, Pflanzenzwiebel

English - Indonesian - bulb

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n. bola lampu, lampu pijar, ubi-ubian, pentol

English - Italian - bulb

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s. (Bot) bulbo; tubero; globo; lampada, lampadina; (Rad) valvola termoionica

English - Polish - bulb

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n. odcięcie się, opuszka, cebulka, bulwa, żarówka, gruszka, bania

English - Portuguese - bulb

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s. bulbo; lâmpada elétrica

English - Romanian - bulb

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n. bulb {bot.}, balon, bec electric, bec, lampă

English - Russian - bulb

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с. луковица; шарик термометра; колба электрической лампы, электрическая лампа; баллон, сосуд; колба, пузырек; выпуклость, утолщение; продолговатый мозг [анат.]; бульб [мор.]

English - Turkish - bulb

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f. şişerek soğan biçimini almak
i. çiçek soğanı, soğan; ampul, lâmba

English - Ukrainian - bulb

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n. цибулина, луковиця, колба, балон, опуклість

German - English - bulb

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bulb, Bulb

Romanian - English - bulb

n. bulb

English - Dutch - bulb

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zn. bol; bloembol; gloeilamp

English - Greek - bulb

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ουσ. βολβός, λαμπα

German - Turkish - bulb

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çiçek sogani, ampul

German - Dutch - bulb

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bulb

English - Arabic - bulb

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‏مصباح، بصيلة الترمومتر، شىء بصلي الشكل، المنتفخ، بصلة النبات‏

English - Chinese - bulb

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(名) 球茎, 电灯泡

English - Chinese - bulb

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(名) 球莖, 電燈泡

English - Hindi - bulb

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n. कंद, बल्ब, बिजली का लटटू

English - Japanese - bulb

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(名) 球根; 電球; 球部

English - Korean - bulb

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명. 전구; 구근

English - Vietnamese - bulb

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n. củ tròn, bóng đèn, ống, bình pha lê dùng thí nghiệm
v. phình ra
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Synonyms for bulb
ball: knob, globule, protuberance, globe, light bulb, sphere, corn