kinescope definition

  • noun:
    • identify image tube.
    • A film of a transmitted tv system.
    • an early television receiver tube
    • a recording of a television broadcast made by shooting the display of a monitor; a telerecording
    • Same as kinetoscope, 2.
    • a cathode-ray tube in a television receiver; converts the obtained signal into an image on a luminescent display screen
  • verb-transitive:
    • to create a film of (a transmitted tv program).

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