[ vid-ee-oh ]
/ ˈvɪd iˌoʊ /



Origin of video

1930–35; < Latin vidē(re) to see + -o as in audio Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for video

/ (ˈvɪdɪˌəʊ) /


relating to or employed in the transmission or reception of a televised image
of, concerned with, or operating at video frequencies

noun plural -os

verb videos, videoing or videoed

to record (a television programme, etc) on a video cassette recorder
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Word Origin for video

C20: from Latin vidēre to see, on the model of audio
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