lantern slide

a slide or transparency for projection by a slide projector or magic lantern.

1870–75 Unabridged
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lantern slide
(formerly) a photographic slide for projection, used in a magic lantern

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Example sentences
Since lantern slides were usually made from a negative, some images may appear twice, as both a lantern slide and a photograph.
Patients were provided with entertainment in the form of lantern slide shows and musical performances.
Drafts and texts of speeches, radio addresses, and a lantern slide presentation.
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