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digital camera

noun

Simple Definition of digital camera

  • : a camera that takes pictures without using film : a camera that records images as digital data

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of digital camera

  1. :  a camera that records images as digital data instead of on film

1976

First Known Use of digital camera

1976

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DIGITAL CAMERA Defined for Kids

digital camera

noun

Definition of digital camera for Students

  1. :  a camera that takes pictures without using film by recording the images as electronic data




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