camcorder

noun cam·cord·er \ ˈkam-ˌkȯr-dər \
Updated on: 31 Mar 2018

Definition of camcorder

: a small portable combined camera and video recording device

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Origin and Etymology of camcorder

camera + recorder


CAMCORDER Defined for English Language Learners

camcorder

Definition of camcorder for English Language Learners

  • : a small video camera for personal use


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camcorder

noun cam·cord·er \ ˈkam-ˌkȯr-dər \

Definition of camcorder for Students

: a small video camera

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