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overhead projector

noun

: a device that shows information or pictures on a wall or screen by shining a light through a sheet with the information or pictures on it

Full Definition of OVERHEAD PROJECTOR

:  a projector for projecting onto a vertical screen magnified images of graphic material on a horizontal transparency illuminated from below —called also overhead

First Known Use of OVERHEAD PROJECTOR

1951

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