slideshow

or slide show

[ slahyd-shoh ]
/ ˈslaɪdˌʃoʊ /

noun

a presentation of photographic slides, or images on a transparent base, placed in a projector and viewed sequentially on a screen.
a presentation of digital images, sometimes with text, viewed in progression on a screen.

Nearby words

  1. slide valve,
  2. slide-action,
  3. slide-rule,
  4. slidell,
  5. slider,
  6. slideway,
  7. sliding,
  8. sliding fit,
  9. sliding flap,
  10. sliding friction

Origin of slideshow

First recorded in 1955–60; slide + show

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British Dictionary definitions for slide show

slide show

noun

a display of photographic transparencies using a slide projector
any display in the form of a series of static images, such as on a computer screen

adjective

(prenominal) presented as a series of static imagesslide-show presentation
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