f-stop

or f stop

[ ef-stop ]
/ ˈɛfˌstɒp /

noun Photography.

the setting of an adjustable lens aperture, as indicated by an f number.

Nearby words

  1. f-,
  2. f-bomb,
  3. f-factor,
  4. f-hole,
  5. f-number,
  6. f-system,
  7. f-word,
  8. f.,
  9. f. & t.,
  10. f. p. a.

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British Dictionary definitions for f-stop

f-stop

noun

any of the settings for the f-number of a camera
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