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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cam·era /ˈkæmrə, ˈkæmɚ/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cam·e·ra n.; pl. E. Cameras L. Camerae   A chamber, or instrument having a chamber.  Specifically: The camera obscura when used in photography. See Camera, and Camera obscura.
 Bellows camera. See under Bellows.
 In camera Law, in a judge's chamber, that is, privately; as, a judge hears testimony which is not fit for the open court in camera.
 Panoramic camera, or Pantascopic camera, a photographic camera in which the lens and sensitized plate revolve so as to expose adjacent parts of the plate successively to the light, which reaches it through a narrow vertical slit; -- used in photographing broad landscapes.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: equipment for taking photographs (usually consisting of a
           lightproof box with a lens at one end and
           light-sensitive film at the other) [syn: photographic
      2: television equipment consisting of a lens system that
         focuses an image on a photosensitive mosaic that is
         scanned by an electron beam [syn: television camera, tv
      [also: camerae (pl)]