Chronophotograph

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Chronophotograph One of a set of photographs of a moving object, taken for the purpose of recording and exhibiting successive phases of the motion.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n chronophotograph In photography, a single photograph of a series taken at equal intervals, usually on a moving film. These films are used in the cinematograph for the scientific investigation of a moving object.
    • n chronophotograph A series of photographs representing phases of a cycle. (See cuts at rack, run, trot, and walk.)
    • n chronophotograph An apparatus for obtaining a succession of photographs at regular intervals of time.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. time + photograph,