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noun Photography.
a strip of film with space for several exposures, packaged on a spool in roll form so as to permit daylight loading and unloading and ease of handling.
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Origin of roll film

First recorded in 1890–95
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roll film

noun
a length of photographic film backed with opaque paper and rolled on a spool
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