Flash


Flash

Flash may refer to:
* Flash, Staffordshire

In technology:
* Flash (photography), instantaneous illumination for picture taking
* Xenon flash lamp, a lamp designed to produce intense white light for very short durations
* Adobe Flash, multimedia software
* Hook flash, a telephone function
* FLASH, acronym for Free Electron LASer of Hamburg
* Flash memory, a form of non-volatile computer memory
* FLASH MRI, a basic measuring principle for rapid MRI
* Molding flash, an excess material attached to a molded product along a parting line

In media:
* Flash (comics), any of multiple speedy comics superheroes
* Flash (G.I. Joe), a character in G.I. Joe media
* Flash Gordon, the hero of a science fiction comic strip originally drawn by Alex Raymond
* Flash Thompson
* "Flash" (album) (2005), by electronic musician Towa Tei
* "Flash" (Jeff Beck album) (1985), by rock guitarist Jeff Beck
* "Flash" (song), by rock band Queen
* "Flash" (Stéphanie song), a 1986 single by Princess Stéphanie of Monaco
* Flash (band), a progressive rock group
* "Flash" (1997 film), an American television film
* "Flash" (2004 film), an American film
* "Flash" (2007 film), a Malayalam film

In other uses:
* Muzzle flash, the visible light of the muzzle blast when a firearm is discharged
* Utah Flash, an NBA Development League team
* Flash (juggling), a type of throwing and catching
* Flash (tattoo), a source pattern for body art
* Flash evaporation, causing evaporation by lowering a fluid's pressure below its vapour pressure
* Flash (cleaning product), the UK name of Mr. Clean, produced by Procter & Gamble
* Flash Airlines, a private charter airline operating out of Cairo, Egypt
* Grandmaster Flash (born 1958), an American hip hop musician and DJ
* DJ Flash (born 1957), an American DJ
* M202A1 FLASH, a rocket launcher

See also

* Flashing (disambiguation)
* Flashlight (disambiguation)
* Pennington Flash Country Park
* Flash mob
* Flash animation
* Flash fiction
* Flash paper (disambiguation)
* Exhibitionism


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  • flash — [ flaʃ ] n. m. • 1918; mot angl. ♦ Anglic. 1 ♦ Lampe émettant une lumière brève et intense qui permet de prendre des photographies en milieu sombre, ou en intérieur; appareil, dispositif associé à cette lampe. Des flashs ou des flashes. Prendre… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • FLASH — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Flash — (englisch für Blitz) bezeichnet: Technik Adobe Flash, eine proprietäre Software für Animationen, ehemals Macromedia Flash Flash Video, ein Dateiformat für Filme Flash Speicher, in der Computertechnik eine häufig benutzte Speichertechnik Flash… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Flash — Flash, n.; pl. {Flashes}. 1. A sudden burst of light; a flood of light instantaneously appearing and disappearing; a momentary blaze; as, a flash of lightning. [1913 Webster] 2. A sudden and brilliant burst, as of wit or genius; a momentary… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flash — (fl[a^]sh), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flashed} (fl[a^]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. {Flashing}.] [Cf. OE. flaskien, vlaskien to pour, sprinkle, dial. Sw. flasa to blaze, E. flush, flare.] 1. To burst or break forth with a sudden and transient flood of flame… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flash — [flash] vi. [ME flashen, to splash, sprinkle; of echoic orig.] 1. to send out or reflect a sudden, brief blaze or light, esp. at intervals 2. to sparkle or gleam [eyes flashing with anger] 3. to speak abruptly, esp. in anger: usually with out 4.… …   English World dictionary

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