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film pack

noun, Photography.
a number of sheets of film arranged one over the other and connected so that they can be exposed successively.
Origin of film pack
First recorded in 1960-65 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • The film pack adapter will hold a pack of 12 sheets of film, and accordingly, will permit the taking of 12 pictures.

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  • Further, the film pack is made so that it may be loaded into the adapter in the open light.

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  • The unexposed films remain in the film pack adapter with the slide in and may be used later.

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  • Rick got his camera from the case, inserted a film pack, and stuffed a few flash bulbs into his pocket.

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  • As they were airborne, Scotty took the speed graphic he had brought and checked to see that a film pack was in place.

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  • And the film pack takes up so little room that it is possible to make the Premo Film cameras remarkably light and compact.

    Premo Cameras, 1914. Canadian Kodak Company
British Dictionary definitions for film pack

film pack

a box containing several sheets of film for use in a plate camera
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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