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  1. stroboscope, strobe, strobe lightnoun

    scientific instrument that provides a flashing light synchronized with the periodic movement of an object; can make moving object appear stationary


  1. strobenoun

    A stroboscopic lamp, a device used to produce regular flashes of light

    Etymology: Shortening of stroboscope.

  2. strobeverb

    To flash like a stroboscopic lamp.

    Etymology: Shortening of stroboscope.


  1. Strobe

    Strobe is a fictional mutant character in the Marvel Comics Universe. She was created for the villainous team the Mutant Liberation Front as the main antithesis for X-Force. She made her debut in New Mutants #86.


  1. Strobe

    Strobe Inc. provides software and cloud services for touch-centric applications on the web. Based on a blend of technologies, like native, HTML5 and SproutCore, Strobe apps offer a high-quality native-style user experience across devices.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of strobe in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of strobe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Kok Chwee Sim:

    At night and in darkness, one could even distinguish a Boeing aircraft from an Airbus aircraft by the way the strobe -- the white light at the tip of the wing -- blinks.

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