Definition of roll film in English:

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roll film

Pronunciation: /ˈrōl ˌfilm/


Photographic film with protective lightproof backing paper wound onto a spool.
Example sentences
  • This process can be used to develop 35 mm, roll film, and sheet film in tanks following conventional procedures with no special precautions.
  • Excellent enlarged negatives for kallitype can also be made digitally from 35 mm roll film and sheet film originals.
  • Many modern enlarging papers are designed with an enhanced toe to accommodate roll film users and T-max films.

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Syllabification: roll film

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