movie camera

noun

US and Canadian a camera in which a strip of film moves past the lens, usually to give 16 or 24 exposures per second, thus enabling moving pictures to be takenAlso called: (Brit) cine camera

Nearby words

  1. movement,
  2. mover,
  3. mover and shaker,
  4. movers and shakers,
  5. movie,
  6. movie film,
  7. movie house,
  8. movie theater,
  9. moviedom,
  10. moviegoer

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