Lighting Terms Glossary

Definitions to common lighting terms

 Lighting jargon can be overwhelming and complicated, but we have some common lighting definitions that may help. We've put together this glossary defining the most commonly used terms. Feel free to print it out and keep it handy for future reference. 

Some newly added information for 2017 includes visual diagrams as well definitions of:

  • Color Shifting
  • Non-Shunted Sockets
  • Shunted Sockets
  • Three types of rebates – custom rebates, point of sale (POS) rebates, and prescriptive rebates.
  • And more