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diapositive

[dahy-uh-poz-i-tiv] /ˌdaɪ əˈpɒz ɪ tɪv/
noun
1.
a positive photographic image produced on a transparent film or glass base.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; dia- + positive
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  • The diapositive is inspected to insure clarity and radiometric uniformity.
  • The diapositive is inspected to ensure clarity and radiometric uniformity.
British Dictionary definitions for diapositive

diapositive

/ˌdaɪəˈpɒzɪtɪv/
noun
1.
a positive transparency; slide
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