synchro-shutter

noun
\ ¦sin(ˌ)krō, -iŋ(-+ \

Definition of synchro-shutter

: a camera shutter containing an electrical switching device to fire a flashbulb at the instant the shutter opens

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History and Etymology for synchro-shutter

synchro- + shutter

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“Synchro-shutter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/synchro-shutter. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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