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kinescope

[ kin-uh-skohp, kahy-nuh- ]
/ 藞k瑟n 蓹藢sko蕣p, 藢ka瑟 n蓹- /
Television.
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noun
a cathode-ray tube with a fluorescent screen on which an image is reproduced by a directed beam of electrons.
the motion-picture record of a television program.
verb (used with object), kin路e路scoped, kin路e路scop路ing.
to record (a program) on motion-picture film, using a kinescope.
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Also called kine (for defs. 1, 2) .

Origin of kinescope

First recorded in 1930鈥35; formerly trademark
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British Dictionary definitions for kinescope

kinescope
/ (藞k瑟n蓹sk蓹蕣p) /

noun
the US name for television tube
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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