time-lapse

adjective
\ ˈtīm-ˌlaps How to pronounce time-lapse (audio) \

Definition of time-lapse

: of, relating to, or constituting a motion picture made so that when projected a slow action (such as the opening of a flower bud) appears to be speeded up

First Known Use of time-lapse

1927, in the meaning defined above

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“Time-lapse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/time-lapse. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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