photoflood-lamp

photoflood lamp

[foh-tuh-fluhd]
noun
an incandescent tungsten lamp in which high intensity is obtained by overloading voltage: used in photography, television, etc.
Also, photoflood.


Origin:
photo- + flood

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To photoflood-lamp
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: photoflood lamp
Next Definition: photofluorogram
Words Near: photoflood-lamp
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for photoflood-lamp
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing photoflood-lamp
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;