footage
footage footage n. (Cinematography) 1. the amount of film that has been shot. [WordNet 1.5]

2. a rate of charging by the linear foot of work done. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • footage — foot‧age [ˈfʊtɪdʒ] noun [uncountable] PROPERTY a length or quantity measured in feet: • The company s new site is double the square footage of the old building. * * * footage UK US /ˈfʊtɪdʒ/ noun [U] ► a piece of film showing an event: »Dete …   Financial and business terms

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  • footage — (n.) 1892, piece work system to pay miners; 1916, the length of film used in a scene, etc., from FOOT (Cf. foot) (n.) as a measure of length + AGE (Cf. age) …   Etymology dictionary

  • footage — ► NOUN 1) a length of film made for cinema or television. 2) size or length measured in feet …   English terms dictionary

  • footage — [foot′ij] n. [ FOOT + AGE ] ☆ 1. the length expressed in feet: said esp. of portions of film 2. a length of film that has been shot …   English World dictionary

  • Footage — In filmmaking and video production, footage is the raw, unedited material as it had been originally filmed by movie camera or recorded by a video camera which usually must be edited to create a motion picture, video clip, television show or… …   Wikipedia

  • Footage — In der Film und Videoproduktion bezeichnet der Begriff Filmmaterial bzw. footage den ungeschnittenen Film (Kameranegativ oder Kopien von diesem), der beim Schnitt verwendet wird, oder generell jede unspezifizierte Menge von Film („Animatoren… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • footage — /foot ij/, n. 1. length or extent in feet: the footage of lumber. 2. Mining. a. payment by the running foot of work done. b. the amount so paid. 3. a motion picture scene or scenes: newsreel footage; jungle footage. [1890 95; FOOT + AGE] * * * …   Universalium

  • footage — foot|age [ futıdʒ ] noun uncount 1. ) film of a particular subject or event: dramatic footage of the raid film/video footage: video footage for a number of documentary projects 2. ) the size of the area covered by a building, especially a store,… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • footage — UK [ˈfʊtɪdʒ] / US noun [uncountable] 1) film of a particular subject or event dramatic footage of the raid film/video footage: video footage for a number of documentary projects 2) the size of the area covered by a building, especially a shop,… …   English dictionary

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