gun camera

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noun

an aircraft-mounted motion-picture camera recording the firing of all weapons on the gun-target line of the pilot.

Nearby words

  1. gumtree,
  2. gumweed,
  3. gumwood,
  4. gun,
  5. gun brig,
  6. gun carriage,
  7. gun control,
  8. gun crew,
  9. gun deck,
  10. gun dog

Origin of gun camera

First recorded in 1920–25

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Examples from the Web for gun camera

  • He swung the gun-camera, and a flash from another gun showed him that he would miss.

    Creatures of the Abyss|Murray Leinster
  • It was what he'd seen when the flashbulb of his gun-camera went off.

    Creatures of the Abyss|Murray Leinster