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photo shoot

  
     ( photo shoots    plural  ) , photo-shoot   A photo shoot is an occasion when a photographer takes pictures, especially of models or famous people, to be used in a newspaper or magazine.      n-count  
...a long day of interviews and photo-shoots.     
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photo     ( photos    plural  ) A photo is the same as a photograph.      n-count  
We must take a photo!..., I've got a photo of him on the wall.     


photo-     
Photo- is added to nouns and adjectives in order to form other nouns and adjectives which refer or relate to photography or photographic processes, or to light.      prefix  
...an eight-day photo-trip to northern Greece., ...a photo-sensitive detector system.     
photo-finish        ( photo-finishes    plural  ) , photo finish   If the end of a race is a photo-finish, two or more of the competitors cross the finishing line so close together that a photograph of the finish has to be examined to decide who has won.      n-count  
He was just beaten in a photo-finish.     
photo opportunity        ( photo opportunities    plural  ) If a politician or other public figure arranges a photo opportunity, they invite the newspapers and television to photograph them doing something which they think will interest or impress the public.      n-count  
photo shoot        ( photo shoots    plural  ) , photo-shoot   A photo shoot is an occasion when a photographer takes pictures, especially of models or famous people, to be used in a newspaper or magazine.      n-count  
...a long day of interviews and photo-shoots.     

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n.
brand of soup, mix of vegetables, image for new startups ?
n.
a photo of one's suntanned legs usually taken with a smartphone and shared on social media
[Neologism] combination of "legs" and "selfie". Legsies are commonly used to brag about one's vacation
n.
someone who, most of the time, carries a device enabling him to capture his day-by-day experiences (such as a photo camera, mobile phone etc.)
n.
(botany) any of the long slender shoots that grow from the stem or branch of a tree: usually removed during pruning
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