Try Our Apps


Pore Over vs. Pour Over

pellicle mirror

noun, Photography
a fixed mirror in a single-lens reflex camera that reflects some of the light entering the lens to the ground-glass view screen while permitting most of the light to pass through to the film.
Origin of pellicle mirror
in reference to the thin, partially reflective coating covering such mirrors Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for pellicle mirror

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for pellicle

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for pellicle mirror