Definition of darkroom in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈdärkˌro͞om/
Pronunciation: /ˈdärkˌro͝om/


A room from which normal light is excluded, used for developing photographs.
Example sentences
  • A boy develops photographs in the school darkroom.
  • I also made color separation negatives from color transparencies by enlarging in the darkroom.
  • Many years ago I experimented with black & white photography in the darkroom.

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Syllabification: dark·room

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