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Syllabification: neg
Pronunciation: /neɡ

Definition of neg in English:


A photographic negative.
Example sentences
  • I'm quite happy cleaning a neg off and making the best print I can.
  • The resulting negs print wonderfully in my diffusion enlarger.
  • I think it allows for strips of six negs, whereas I suspect most of mine are four per strip.


late 19th century: abbreviation.

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