flashlight

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flashlight

1. chiefly US and Canadian a small portable electric lamp powered by one or more dry batteries
2. Photog the brief bright light emitted by an electronic flash unit
3. Chiefly US and Canadian a light that flashes, used for signalling, in a lighthouse, etc.
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There were fears someone may have been trapped under the snow after a headtorch was found close to Aber Falls.
The avalanche on Wednesday saw more than 30 members of the Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue team sent to the falls in Abergwyngregyn after the headtorch, which was still on, was found by two walkers.
It was still dark and I was wearing a headtorch and crampons.