Bitcoin vs Lighting - What's the difference?

bitcoin | lighting |


As nouns the difference between bitcoin and lighting

is that bitcoin is while lighting is the equipment used to provide illumination; the illumination so provided.

bitcoin

English

Alternative forms

* Bitcoin * BitCoin

Noun

(wikipedia bitcoin)
  • (label) A decentralized digital currency.
  • :We do not accept bitcoin at this store.
  • (label) A unit of the bitcoin digital currency.
  • :This item costs one bitcoin .
  • Synonyms

    * , BTC (symbol)

    See also

    * cryptocurrency

    lighting

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia lighting) (en noun)
  • The equipment used to provide illumination; the illumination so provided.
  • * {{quote-magazine, date=2013-08-03, volume=408, issue=8847, magazine=(The Economist)
  • , title= Yesterday’s fuel , passage=The dawn of the oil age was fairly recent. Although the stuff was used to waterproof boats in the Middle East 6,000 years ago, extracting it in earnest began only in 1859 after an oil strike in Pennsylvania.
  • The act of activating such equipment, or of igniting a flame etc.
  • * 2012 , Andrew Pessin, Uncommon Sense (page 142)
  • We've observed plenty of strikings followed by lightings , so even if we should not say that the strikings cause the lightings, isn't it at least reasonable to predict, and to believe, that the next time we strike a match in similar conditions, it will be followed by a lighting?
  • The process of annealing metals.
  • (Webster 1913)