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American English: /ˈflæʃˌbəlb/
British English: /ˈflaʃbʌlb/

Translation of flashbulb in Spanish:


  • (Photography)
    lámpara (feminine) de flash
    bombilla (feminine) de flash
    Example sentences
    • Sources of light (the sun and other visible stars, lamps, camera flashbulbs, etc.) appear bright because the radiation that they emit enters the eye directly.
    • Suddenly, the door opened and O'Donoghue was lit up by the glare of flashbulbs and camera lights as he maintained his strict, heads-down position.
    • This new method not only revolutionized the dangerous field of indoor photography, but also was the forerunner to photographic flashbulbs and floodlights.
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