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exposure

 
Noun exposure has 10 senses
  1. exposure - vulnerability to the elements; to the action of heat or cold or wind or rain; "exposure to the weather" or "they died from exposure";
    --1 is a kind of
    vulnerability
    --1 has particulars: windage, wind exposure; solarization, solarisation
    Derived form: verb expose1
  2. exposure - the act of subjecting someone to an influencing experience; "she denounced the exposure of children to pornography"
    --2 is a kind of
    influence
    --2 has particulars: overexposure; underexposure
    Derived form: verb expose1
  3. exposure - the disclosure of something secret; "they feared exposure of their campaign plans"
    --3 is a kind of
    disclosure, revelation, revealing
    --3 has particulars: expose, unmasking; muckraking
    Derived form: verb expose2
  4. exposure - aspect re light or wind; "the studio had a northern exposure"
    --4 is a kind of
    view, aspect, prospect, scene, vista, panorama
  5. vulnerability, exposure - the state of being vulnerable or exposed; "his vulnerability to litigation"; "his exposure to ridicule"
    --5 is a kind of danger
    Derived form: verb expose6
  6. exposure - the intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate; "he used the wrong exposure"
    --6 is a kind of
    light unit
    Derived form: verb expose7
  7. photograph, photo, exposure, pic - a picture of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
    --7 is a kind of picture, image, icon, ikon
    --7 has particulars:
     beefcake; black and white, monochrome; blueprint; cheesecake; closeup; daguerreotype; enlargement, blowup, magnification; frame; headshot; hologram, holograph; longshot; microdot; mosaic; mug shot, mugshot; photocopy; photographic print, print; photomicrograph; radiogram, radiograph, shadowgraph, skiagraph, skiagram; snapshot, snap, shot; spectrogram, spectrograph; stereo, stereoscopic picture, stereoscopic photograph; still; telephotograph, telephoto; telephotograph; time exposure; vignette; wedding pictures; scene, shot
  8. exposure - the act of exposing film to light
    --8 is a kind of
    photography, picture taking
    --8 has particulars: overexposure; underexposure; time exposure
    Derived form: verb expose7
  9. exposure - presentation to view in an open or public manner; "the exposure of his anger was shocking"
    --9 is a kind of
    presentation, presentment, demonstration
    --9 has particulars: repudiation, debunking
    Derived forms: verb expose5, verb expose3
  10. exposure - abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open)
    --10 is a kind of
    abandonment, forsaking, desertion
    Derived form: verb expose9
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