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shutter-priority

[shuht-er-prahy-or-i-tee, -awr-] /ˈʃʌt ər praɪˌɒr ɪ ti, -ˌɔr-/
adjective, Photography
1.
of or pertaining to a semiautomatic exposure system in which the photographer presets the shutter speed and the camera selects the aperture.
Also, shutter-preferred
[shuht-er-pri-furd] /ˈʃʌt ər prɪˌfɜrd/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
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