iris-out

[ ahy-ris-out ]
/ ˈaɪ rɪsˈaʊt /

noun Movies, Television.

the gradual disappearance of an image or scene through a contracting circle.

Nearby words

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

Origin of iris-out

First recorded in 1925–30

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