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English definition of “strobe”

strobe

noun [C] uk   /ˈstrəʊbˌlaɪt/ us    /ˈstroʊb-/ ( also strobe light)
a light that quickly flashes on and off: The strobes and loud music in the club made her want to dance.

strobe

verb [I] //
(of a light) to flash quickly on and off: The lights strobed too fast to be seen at a distance.
(Definition of strobe from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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