photoflood lamp

or pho·to·flood

[ foh-tuh-fluhd lamp or foh-tuh-fluhd ]
/ ˈfoʊ təˌflʌd ˌlæmp or ˈfoʊ təˌflʌd /

noun

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

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Origin of photoflood lamp

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