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camcorder

[kam-kawr-der] /ˈkæmˌkɔr dər/
noun, Television.
1.
a lightweight hand-held television camera with an incorporated VCR, forming a compact self-contained unit.
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British Dictionary definitions for cam corder

camcorder

/ˈkæmˌkɔːdə/
noun
1.
a video camera and recorder combined in a portable unit
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Word Origin and History for cam corder

camcorder

n.

1982, from camera and recorder.

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Related Abbreviations for cam corder

camcorder

video camera recorder
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