a rope or wire hung from a specific place on the gridiron for flying a piece of scenery that could not be flied by the existing battens.
noun 1. a strong, focused light thrown upon a particular spot, as on a small area of a stage or in a television studio, for making some object, person, or group especially conspicuous. 2. a lamp for producing such a light. 3. a brilliant light with a focused beam, mounted on the side of an […]
noun 1. a market in which commodities, as grain, gold, or crude oil, are dealt in for cash and immediate delivery (distinguished from futures market). noun 1. (commerce) a market in which commodities, currencies, or securities are traded for immediate delivery Compare forward market spot
noun, Photography. 1. an exposure meter that measures light reflected from only a small area of a subject or scene.
noun, Journalism. 1. the latest news, reported immediately. 2. news that occurs unexpectedly.