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kinescope

[kin-uh-skohp, kahy-nuh-] /ˈkɪn əˌskoʊp, ˌkaɪ nə-/
noun
1.
Also, kine. a cathode-ray tube with a fluorescent screen on which an image is reproduced by a directed beam of electrons.
2.
the motion-picture record of a television program.
verb (used with object), kinescoped, kinescoping.
3.
to record (a program) on motion-picture film, using a kinescope.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; formerly trademark
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Examples from the web for kinescope
  • We're in the crystal radio stage of this technology, the kinescope.
  • Onionskin and mimeographed memoranda and letters concerning kinescope recording.
  • Almost none of the show is known to survive except for parts of three episodes, saved on kinescope.
British Dictionary definitions for kinescope

kinescope

/ˈkɪnəskəʊp/
noun
1.
the US name for television tube
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