1. In the rectangular survey system, it is a six-mile wide column of land running north/south.
2. A cooktop, often part of a unit including one or more ovens.
3. The extent between minimum and maximum for a procedure or operation.
A fluorescent light that comes on instantly like an incandescent light. The filaments in the tubes are kept hot to allow the light to come on without the slow flickering typical of fluorescent lighting.