electron camera

noun Electronics.

an apparatus that converts an optical image into a corresponding electric current by electronic means without the intervention of mechanical scanning.

Nearby words

  1. electromyogram,
  2. electromyograph,
  3. electromyography,
  4. electron,
  5. electron affinity,
  6. electron capture,
  7. electron carrier,
  8. electron diffraction,
  9. electron gun,
  10. electron hole

Origin of electron camera

First recorded in 1935–40

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