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photoflash

[ foh-tuh-flash ]
/ ˈfoʊ təˌflæʃ /
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noun

adjective

of or relating to flash photography.

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Origin of photoflash

First recorded in 1925–30; photo- + flash
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British Dictionary definitions for photoflash

photoflash
/ (ˈfəʊtəʊˌflæʃ) /

noun

another name for flashbulb
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