photoflood

noun
pho·​to·​flood | \ ˈfō-tō-ˌfləd How to pronounce photoflood (audio) \

Definition of photoflood

: an electric lamp that provides intense sustained illumination for taking photographs

First Known Use of photoflood

1933, in the meaning defined above

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“Photoflood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/photoflood. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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