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floodlight

flood·light

floodlight

pronunciation:
fluhd laIt
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an electric lamp that casts a strong beam of light over a wide area.
 
definition 2: the light produced by this lamp.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: floodlighted, floodlighting, floodlights
definition: to illuminate (something) using one or more floodlights.
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