iris-in

[ ahy-ris-in ]
/ ˈaɪ rɪsˈɪn /

noun Movies, Television.

the gradual appearance of an image or scene through an expanding circle.

Nearby words

  1. iris,
  2. iris diaphragm,
  3. iris family,
  4. iris pit,
  5. iris shutter,
  6. iris-nevus syndrome,
  7. iris-out,
  8. irisation,
  9. irish,
  10. irish boat

Origin of iris-in

First recorded in 1925–30

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