roll film
noun Date: 1895 a strip of film for still camera use wound on a spool

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  • roll film — Photog. a strip of film with space for several exposures, packaged on a spool in roll form so as to permit daylight loading and unloading and ease of handling. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • roll film — /ˈroʊl fɪlm/ (say rohl film) noun a rolled strip of sensitised film for taking successive still pictures …   Australian English dictionary

  • roll film — noun photographic film with a protective lightproof backing paper wound on to a spool …   English new terms dictionary

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