pin spotlight

pin spotlight

A small spotlight, focused in a relatively narrow beam, used to highlight an object of interest; for example, it may be mounted in the ceiling to illuminate a picture on a wall.
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Deep Throat is not Hal Holbrook, pin spotlights on his eyes, able to disappear at the first sound of a squealing tire; he is ninety-year-old Mark Felt, one time embittered number two man at the FBI.