- 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.
- to record (a program) on motion-picture film, using a kinescope.
Origin of kinescope
First recorded in 1930–35; formerly trademark
Also called kine (for defs 1, 2).
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Examples from the Web for kinescope
He phoned an assistant and asked him to kinescope the game off its television broadcast.Bing Crosby's Secret Baseball Tapes
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- the US name for television tube
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