multiflash

adjective
mul·​ti·​flash | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈflash How to pronounce multiflash (audio) , -ˌtī- \

Definition of multiflash

photography
: using or produced with the use of more than one flash (see flash entry 2 sense 6f) either at the same time or in rapid succession Multiflash pictures that freeze successive steps of high-speed motion will be used this fall to demonstrate mechanical movements and teach fundamental laws of physics to first-year engineering students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.Popular Science

First Known Use of multiflash

1939, in the meaning defined above

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“Multiflash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multiflash. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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