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cameraman

[kam-er-uh-man, -muh n, kam-ruh-] /ˈkæm ər əˌmæn, -mən, ˈkæm rə-/
noun, plural cameramen
[kam-er-uh-men, -muh n, kam-ruh-] /ˈkæm ər əˌmɛn, -mən, ˈkæm rə-/ (Show IPA)
1.
a person who operates a camera, especially a movie or television camera.
Origin of cameraman
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05; camera1 + man1
Usage note
See -man.
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cameraman

/ˈkæmərəˌmæn; ˈkæmrə-/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a person who operates a film or television camera
Usage note
Gender-neutral form: camera operator
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