adjective wide–an·gle \ˈwīd-ˈaŋ-gəl\

Definition of wide–angle

  1. 1 :  having or covering an angle of view wider than the ordinary —used especially of lenses of shorter than normal focal length

  2. 2 :  having, involving the use of, or relating to a wide-angle lens <a wide–angle shot>

Circa 1878

First Known Use of wide–angle

circa 1878

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