Flash

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Flash may refer to:

Computing[edit]

Light[edit]

  • Flash (photography), instantaneous illumination for picture taking
  • Argon flash, a single-use source of very short and extremely bright flashes of light
  • Arc flash, an electrical explosion
  • Lightning, a natural phenomenon
  • Muzzle flash, the visible light of the muzzle blast when a firearm is discharged
  • Power flash, a flash of light caused by arcing electricity from damaged electrical equipment
  • Flashtube or flashlamp, a lamp for producing brief intense light

Media[edit]

Books[edit]

Characters[edit]

Film and television[edit]

Game[edit]

  • Flash (pinball), a 1979 Williams pinball game designed by Steve Ritchie
  • Teen patti or Flash, a three-card poker-style game, popular in South Asia

Music[edit]

Military[edit]

Organizations[edit]

People[edit]

Places[edit]

"Flash" is an English dialect word for "lake", with a regional distribution centred on the north-west counties of Cheshire and Lancashire;[1] for example:

Science[edit]

  • FLASH, Free Electron LASer, a particle accelerator in Hamburg, Germany
  • FLASH MRI, a basic measuring principle for rapid magnetic resonance imaging

Technology[edit]

Other uses[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english/flash?showCookiePolicy=true

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