view-finder

viewfinder

[vyoo-fahyn-der]
noun Photography.
finder ( def 2b ).

Origin:
1890–95; view + finder

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viewfinder (ˈvjuːˌfaɪndə)
 
n
Sometimes shortened to: finder a device on a camera, consisting of a lens system and sometimes a ground-glass screen, enabling the user to see what will be included in his photograph

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