photoflood lamp

or pho·to·flood

[foh-tuh-fluhd lamp or foh-tuh-fluhd]


an incandescent tungsten lamp in which high intensity is obtained by overloading voltage: used in photography, television, etc.

Nearby words

  1. photofission,
  2. photofit,
  3. photoflash,
  4. photoflight,
  5. photoflood,
  6. photofluorogram,
  7. photofluorography,
  8. photog,
  9. photog.,
  10. photogastroscope

Origin of photoflood lamp Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019