video camera

or vid·e·o·cam·er·a

[ vid-ee-oh-kam-er-uh, ‐kam-ruh ]
/ ˈvɪd i oʊˌkæm ər ə, ‐ˌkæm rə /


a handheld or mounted portable camera intended for recording moving images in digital memory or on videotape.

Nearby words

  1. vide ut supra,
  2. videlicet,
  3. video,
  4. video art,
  5. video call,
  6. video cassette,
  7. video cassette recorder,
  8. video conferencing,
  9. video display terminal,
  10. video frequency

Origin of video camera

1940–45 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019