photo op

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\ -ˈäp How to pronounce photo op (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web For best viewing, huddle into Boynton Harbor Marina (735 Casa Loma Blvd.), which will feature music, face painting, a Santa Claus photo op; or at Veterans Park (802 NE First St., Delray Beach), featuring games, hot chocolate and cookies. Phillip Valys, sun-sentinel.com, "Boats and ho ho hos: Holiday boat parades light up South Florida Intracoastal," 4 Dec. 2019 Post-race celebration includes music, dancing, photo ops, vendors and more colorful fun. Houston Chronicle, "Family Fun: Color Run 5K, Frostival," 20 Nov. 2019 An athlete here and there might have skipped, but it was seen largely as an innocuous photo op, acceptable to anyone, regardless of their political beliefs. Nancy Armour, USA TODAY, "Opinion: Washington Nationals have tough call to make on attending White House," 1 Nov. 2019 Each Celebrity Guest will also offer professional photo ops (schedule and sales coming soon) and a Q&A panel (schedule coming soon). Rebekah Lowin, Country Living, "Get Your Tickets to Hallmark's First-Ever 'Christmas Con' ASAP," 12 Oct. 2019 The energy-filled evening at WeWork in North Loop will include music, community building, photo ops, food and drinks. Nancy Ngo, Twin Cities, "Fall Fashion Week MN begins. Here’s the event lineup.," 22 Sep. 2019 The show runs just over an hour, with a Santa photo op afterward. Web Behrens, chicagotribune.com, "15 things to do in the Chicago area with the kids Nov. 18-24," 17 Nov. 2019 The event will begin Dec. 7 with an all-age photo op before the crawl to four Full Court Press establishments. USA TODAY, "Surfboard proposal, Duke dorm opossum, Sky Bar’s back: News from around our 50 states," 15 Nov. 2019 The conference also sold entry to VIP events, such as photo ops with Trump Jr. The head of American Priority, Alex Phillips, declined to say exactly what the company took in. Matt Katz, ProPublica, "Who Makes Money When a Bunch of Conspiracy Theorists Throw a Party at Trump’s Hotel?," 30 Oct. 2019

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1981, in the meaning defined above

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7 Dec 2019

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“Photo op.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photo%20ops. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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