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flash lamp

n.
An electric lamp for producing a high-intensity light of very short duration for use in photography.

flash′ lamp`

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n.
a lamp for providing momentary illumination of the subject of a photograph.
[1885–90]

Flash lamp

An assembly holding a Flash bulb, a light reflector, and a switch, battery, and wiring necessary for igniting the flash bulb. The flash lamp had no provision for synchronizing the light flash with the camera shutter.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Flash lamp - a lamp for providing momentary light to take a photographflash lamp - a lamp for providing momentary light to take a photograph
flash camera - a camera with a photoflash attachment
lamp - an artificial source of visible illumination
photographic equipment - equipment used by a photographer
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PG is a benign lesion though surgical excision which includes excision of lesion from connective tissue from which it arises, as well as removal of local etiological factors is treatment of choice other conventional surgical modalities like cryosurgery (16,17) in form of liquid nitrogen spray or cryoprobe, Nd: YAG, co2 and flash lamp pulsed dye lasers (18,19) also been used for treatment of oral PG.
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