Exposure

Exposure control is used to compensate poor light conditions such as strong backlighting, low contrast and insufficient ambient light. It compensates in steps of 0.5 EV

Exposure

Property near fire that may become involved by transfer of heat or burning material from main fire, typically by convection or radiation. May range from 40 feet (12 m) to several miles, depending on size and type of fire or explosion.
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Exposure

The portion of the roofing exposed to the weather after installation.
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Exposure

(1) The traverse dimension of a roofing element not overlapped by an adjacent element in any roof system. The exposure of any ply in a membrane may be computed by dividing the felt width minus 2 inches by the number of shingled plies; thus, the exposure of 36 inch-wide felt in a shingled, four-ply membrane ...
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Exposure

(Digital cameras and photo printers) During exposure, the sensors on the CCD (or chemicals on the film in analogue models) are subjected to the light outside the camera for a certain time.
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exposure

(ek-spo´zhәr) the act of laying open, as surgical exposure. the condition of being subjected to something, as to infectious agents or extremes of weather or radiation, which may have a harmful effect. in radiology, a measure of the amount of ionizing radiation at the surface of the irra...
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exposure

(from the article `burial`) Placing the body where it may be eaten by scavenging birds and animals or weathered to its essential elements has been held by many groups to be the ...
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exposure

(from the article `human disease`) Among physical injuries are injuries caused by cold or heat. Prolonged exposure of tissue to freezing temperatures causes tissue damage known as ... Figure 1 summarizes the conditions of exposure to toxicants.The second important condition of exposure is frequency: acute (single exposure), subchronic (...
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exposure

(from the article `photography, technology of`) ...in or behind the lens or a system of blinds positioned in front of the film. It can be made to open for a predetermined time to expose the film to ... any of various complex photographic cameras that are designed to record a succession of images on a reel of film that is repositioned af...
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exposure

[n] - the intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate 2. [n] - the disclosure of something secret 3. [n] - aspect re light or wind 4. [n] - vulnerability to the elements 5. [n] - the act of exposing film to light 6. [n] - presentation to view in an open or public manner 7. [n] - abandoning without shelt...
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Exposure

• (n.) The act of exposing or laying open, setting forth, laying bare of protection, depriving of care or concealment, or setting out to reprobation or contempt. • (n.) Position as to points of compass, or to influences of climate, etc. • (n.) The exposing of a sensitized plate to the action of light. • (n.) The state of being e...
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exposure

<radiobiology> A quantitative measure of x or gamma radiation at a certain place, based on its ability to produce ionisation in air. The former special unit of exposure was the roentgen (R). 1R = 2.58 x 10-4 C/kg. In the international system (SI unit), the special unit is coulomb per kilogram. (Exposure also is frequently used as a synonym fo...
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exposure

noun vulnerability to the elements; to the action of heat or cold or wind or rain; `exposure to the weather` or `they died from exposure`;
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Exposure

[heights] Exposure is a climbing and hiking term. Sections of a hiking path or climbing route are described as `exposed` if there is a high risk of injury in the event of a fall because of the steepness of the terrain. If such routes are negotiated without any protection, a false step can result in a serious fall. The negotiation of such ro...
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exposure

[Noun] To let film be changed by light to show an image in photography.
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Exposure

[photography] In photography, exposure is the amount of light per unit area (the image plane illuminance times the exposure time) reaching a photographic film, as determined by shutter speed, lens aperture and scene luminance. In digital photography `film` is substituted with `sensor`. Exposure is measured in lux seconds, and can be compute...
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Exposure

Ex·po'sure noun [ From Expose .] 1. The act of exposing or laying open, setting forth, laying bare of protection, depriving of care or concealment, or setting out to reprobation or contempt. « The exposure of Fuller . . . put an end to the practices of that vile tribe. ...
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Exposure

1. The act of letting light fall on a light sensitive material 2. The amount of light that passes through a lens (either a camera or photographic paper) to form an image. In the camera, too much light causes overexposure-this makes negative film look too dark and reversal film look too light. Underexposure (too little light) has the rev...
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Exposure

1. The act of letting light fall on a light sensitive material 2. The amount of light that passes through a lens (either a camera or photographic paper) to form an image. In the camera, too much light causes overexposure-this makes negative film look too dark and reversal film look too light. Underexposure (too little light) has the reverse effect....
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Exposure

A common, but loosely used, term for energy density, or radiant flux density, at a surface. (It is a precisely defined term in EB curing: 1 Gray (Gy) = 1 J/kg , a measure of absorbed energy per unit mass). In other technologies, the term usually applies to energy absorbed within the medium of interest, but in UV curing, is equated only to irradiant...
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Exposure

A person's physical contact with an advertising medium or message. In the case of television, exposure to an advertising spot is treated as equal to the measured audience for that spot.
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Exposure

A person's physical contact with an advertising medium or message. It can be in a visual and/or an a
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exposure

act or condition of being subjected to irradiation
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Exposure

Amount of light that hits the image sensor of film controlled by the shutter speed and aperture.
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Exposure

Bedrock not covered with soil or regolith; outcrop. extrusive rock A rock formed from a mass of magma that flowed out on the surface of the earth. Example: basalt.
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