noun \hā-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of HALATION

:  the spreading of light beyond its proper boundaries in a developed photographic image
:  a bright ring that sometimes surrounds a bright object on a television screen

Origin of HALATION

halo + -ation
First Known Use: 1859


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