Kodak
Kodak Ko"dak (k[=o]"d[a^]k), n. [An invented name.] 1. A kind of portable photographic camera, esp. adapted for snapshot work, in which a succession of negatives is made upon a continuous roll of sensitized film; -- originally a trademark name of the Eastman Kodak Company, but from early 1900's through the 1930's it was popularly applied to almost any hand camera. [Trademark] [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC]

2. A photograph taken with a kodak. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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