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Synonyms for flash

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Synonyms for flash

a momentary brightness

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a short vivid experience

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a sudden brilliant understanding

a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)

a burst of light used to communicate or illuminate

a short news announcement concerning some on-going news story

a bright patch of color used for decoration or identification

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a lamp for providing momentary light to take a photograph

gleam or glow intermittently

appear briefly

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make known or cause to appear with great speed

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expose or show briefly

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protect by covering with a thin sheet of metal

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emit a brief burst of light

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To objectively measure hot flashes, the researchers wired their volunteers with electrodes hooked up to a computer system that recorded an electrical measure of sweating.
Next, Freedman's team followed the lead of other researchers who had shown that clonidine, a common high-blood-pressure drug, reduced hot flashes in some women.
Carl Pelzel, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Depomed added, "We are excited about our late stage franchise in pain and believe the hot flash indication has the potential to be developed quickly by leveraging data already generated on our compound in other programs and by referring to the many publications supporting gabapentin use in treating hot flashes.
The exclusive sublicense agreement with PharmaNova relates to the use of gabapentin for the treatment of menopausal hot flashes covered by U.
He lists those stars whose flashes he thinks least likely to be flukes.
7 seconds and increases the number of full-power flashes per charge from approximately 100 to 432.
Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX uses 4 AA-size alkaline, lithium, Ni-Cd or Ni-MH batteries and is compatible with Canon's auxiliary power packs, Compact Battery Pack CP-E2 and Transistor Pack E for faster recycling and a greater number of flashes per charge for extended shooting sessions.
When both flashes are fired in E-TTL and used together with the EOS-1v or EOS-3, lighting ratios can be set in 1/2 stop increments up to +/- 3 stops.
com), the popular online community site, today unveiled Info Flashes, dynamic content feeds of news, stocks, sports, weather and horoscopes that can be added to personal home pages.