time exposure

noun

Definition of time exposure 

: exposure of a photographic film for a definite time usually of more than one half second also : a photograph taken by such exposure

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The Raiders are coming off a disappointing season, but that didn't deter the NFL from giving them good prime-time exposure for the second year in a row. Noel Harris, sacbee, "Why the Raiders will have prime-time exposure despite a losing record | The Sacramento Bee," 19 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of time exposure

1893, in the meaning defined above

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