mini·​cam ˈmi-nē-ˌkam How to pronounce minicam (audio)
: a portable television camera

Examples of minicam in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Phil Hejtmanek, a former technician and technical manager at Channel 2, filled in on crews while Wallace did live shots for newscasts from a minicam truck. Bob Goldsborough,, 10 May 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1964, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of minicam was in 1964

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“Minicam.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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