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  • noun Plural form of downlighter.


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  • The most affordable is Zucca – a contemporary Italian-Mediterranean brasserie, all downlighters, hardwood floors and red upholstery; not exactly budget but stick to one main course or two antipasti dishes, and you can eat well for under a tenner.

    Plymouth's 10 best budget restaurants and cafes 2011

  • Cicchetti serves the smaller plates that its name suggests, and is decorated in the sort of style that is probably laid down in the city's bylaws: a huge amount of marble and chrome, uplighters and downlighters, garlands of twigs threaded with flashing fairy lights.

    Restaurant review: San Carlo Cicchetti 2011

  • The shopfront bases have an aluminium trim and there are four external aluminium downlighters with a red filter to match the red and silver of the graphic vinyl on the glazing.

    Inamo Restaurant Interior by Blacksheep 2008

  • An assembly surface shall be illuminated by downlighters equipped with high-pressure mercury vapour lamps.

    3. Calculation of Illuminance Frank Ponemunski 1991

  • The downlighters shall be installed at a height of 4 m.

    3. Calculation of Illuminance Frank Ponemunski 1991

  • A useful illumination of these industrial rooms can be supplied by a general lighting in connection with downlighters the illuminations being between 150 and 200 lx.

    10. Mounting of Lighting Installations Frank Ponemunski 1991

  • Halls of more than 6 m in height are illuminated by downlighters or broad-beam spotlights equippes with high-pressure mercury vapour lamps.

    10. Mounting of Lighting Installations Frank Ponemunski 1991

  • Why not take them back, and get 4x 240V downlighters.

    Army Rumour Service 2010

  • They are dirt cheap, and you can get 240V downlighters rated for bathrooms and damp areas.

    Army Rumour Service 2010

  • He gave me advise, kept calm when I coldn't make my mind up and has done a great job on: shevling lights, new downlighters, bathroom lighting, lights in a wardrobe, added new switchers and dimmers.

    London SE1 community website LouiseW 2010


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