Wood glass

Wood glass

glass containing nickel oxide, used in a Wood lamp.

Wood glass

(wud glas)
A glass containing nickel oxide, used in a Wood lamp.

Wood,

Robert, U.S. physicist, 1868-1955.
Wood glass - a glass containing nickel oxide, used in Wood lamp.
Wood lamp - an ultraviolet lamp used to detect by fluorescence hairs infected with species of Microsporum.
Wood light - ultraviolet light produced by Wood lamp.
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As reward for his achievement he became the first-ever recipient of the Peter Wood Glass Putter Trophy, which was presented to the club by the long-serving professional who has just recently retired after nearly 40 years service to Bradley Hall.
Nearly every item of rubbish is covered by the legislation, in-cluding paper, cardboard, wood glass, tinfoil and food packaging.