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exposure

ex·po·sure

exposure

 
 
pronunciation:
ihk spo zhr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of exposing.
The news reporter won an award for his exposure of crime in city hall.
definition 2: the condition of being exposed to wind, cold, heat, rain, or other forces of nature.
The exposure of your skin to the sun can cause it to burn.
antonyms:
shelter
definition 3: the act of exposing film to light, or the amount of time that film is exposed to light.
Your pictures will come out well if you use the right exposure.
definition 4: position in relation to the sun, wind, or compass direction.
The porch has a northern exposure.
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