Definitions

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  • n. a camera that takes a sequence of photographs that can give the illusion of motion when viewed in rapid succession

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Examples

  • Their consensus: UAES still biding its time, the Teamster rank and file on fire to whomp some ass, the only new wrinkle a suspicious-looking van parked on Gower, a man with a movie camera in the back.

    The Big Nowhere

  • Curt had mounted an 8mm movie camera on his instrument panel, but he was too busy to turn it on during his supersonic chase through the weeds.

    On Yankee Station

  • If I have to go buy me a movie camera and go to Plains by myself, somethin’s going to be filmed.

    It Ain’t All About the Cookin’

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