footage


foot·age

noun \ˈf-tij\

: scenes or action recorded on film or video

: the size of something measured in feet

Full Definition of FOOTAGE

:  length or quantity expressed in feet: as
a :  board feet
b :  the total number of running feet of motion-picture film used (as for a scene or subject); also :  the material contained on such footage

Examples of FOOTAGE

  1. Some disturbing footage of the war was shown on the evening news.

First Known Use of FOOTAGE

1892

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