photo-call

noun

Definition of photo-call

British
: an arranged session at which photographs of individuals are taken usually for publicity

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First Known Use of photo-call

1958, in the meaning defined above

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“Photo-call.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photo-call. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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