body camera

noun
variants: or less commonly body cam or bodycam play \ˈbä-dē-ˌkam\

Definition of body camera

: a video camera that is worn on clothing and used to continuously record activity in front of the wearer
  • Americans are deeply divided over race relations and police use of force. One thing they don't seem to be divided over, however, is support for police body cameras.
  • —Tom Knight

First Known Use of body camera

1993

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