Definition of cinematograph
: a motion-picture camera, projector, theater, or show
Origin of cinematograph
French cinématographe, from Greek kinēmat-, kinēma movement (from kinein to move) + French -o- + -graphe -graph — more at -kinesis
First Known Use: 1896
Medical Definition of cinematograph
: a visual record obtained by cinematography <cinematographs of the spontaneously fibrillating auricle—Journal of the American Medical Association>
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