cinematograph definition

  • noun:
    • Chiefly British A movie digital camera or projector.
    • Chiefly British a film movie theater.
    • A camera that could develop its movie and served as its own projector.
    • an older title for a movie projector, a device, incorporating miracle lantern and kinetoscope functions, for projecting on a screen a series of photographs, moved rapidly (25 to 50 frames per second) and intermittently before a goal lens, and making by persistence of sight the impression of continuous movement; a moving-picture projector; in addition, any of some other machines or devices creating moving graphic effects. Other older names for film projector tend to be animatograph, biograph, bioscope, electrograph, electroscope, kinematograph, kinetoscope, veriscope, vitagraph, vitascope, zoögyroscope, zoöpraxiscope, etc.
    • A camera to take chronophotographs for event because of the instrument explained above.
    • a musical instrument devised in France for projecting on a screen photographs showing things in movement.
    • Chiefly British A movie digital camera or projector.
    • Chiefly British a film movie theater.
    • A camera which could develop its movie and served as its own projector.
    • an older title for a film projector, a device, combining miraculous lantern and kinetoscope features, for projecting on a screen a number of pictures, relocated quickly (25 to 50 fps) and intermittently before an objective lens, and producing by determination of sight the impression of continuous motion; a moving-picture projector; in addition, any one of some other machines or products creating moving pictorial impacts. Other older names when it comes to movie projector are animatograph, biograph, bioscope, electrograph, electroscope, kinematograph, kinetoscope, veriscope, vitagraph, vitascope, zoögyroscope, zoöpraxiscope, etc.
    • A camera to take chronophotographs for exhibition because of the instrument described above.
    • a guitar devised in France for projecting on a screen photographs showing items in motion.
  • others:
    • To photograph with a cinematograph; to help make a succession of photographic pictures of objects in movement. Also kinematograph.
    • To photograph with a cinematograph; which will make a succession of photographic photographs of things in motion. Additionally kinematograph.

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