Definition of electric light in English:

electric light

noun

  • Light artificially produced by electricity for purposes of illumination; (also) a device for producing such light, especially a light bulb in a permanent position or fixture. Also (rare) figurative.

Origin

Mid 18th century (in an earlier sense). From electric + light.

Pronunciation

electric light

/ɪˌlɛktrɪk ˈlʌɪt/