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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A photographic exposure made by leaving the shutter open a relatively long time, generally a second or more.
  • n. An image so made.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An exposure made by leaving a camera's shutter open for a period greater than a fraction of a second; an image so obtained.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. exposure of a film for a relatively long time (more than half a second)
  • n. a photograph produced with a relatively long exposure time


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