home video
noun Date: 1968 1. prerecorded videocassettes or videodiscs marketed for home viewing 2. a homemade movie usually filmed with a camcorder

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  • home video — ☆ home video n. 1. the apparatus for recording and playing videocassettes or videodiscs on a TV set in the home 2. prerecorded videocassettes or videodiscs, esp. of films, as seen on a TV set in the home …   English World dictionary

  • home video — video cassette which can be watched on a home video cassette recorder, VCR …   English contemporary dictionary

  • home video — home′ vid′eo n. 1) rtv a videotape recorded by camcorder generally for noncommercial use, esp. for viewing at home 2) the business of renting or selling prerecorded videocassettes for viewing esp. at home …   From formal English to slang

  • home video — {{hw}}{{home video}}{{/hw}}locuz. sost. m. inv.  (pl.  ingl. home videos ) Programma registrato su videocassetta e destinato a essere visto in casa | Settore che si occupa della produzione e del commercio delle videocassette …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • home video — ho·me vi·de·o loc.s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} film o programma registrato su videocassette destinate a uso domestico | settore industriale di produzione e commercializzazione di tali videocassette | l insieme delle tecnologie non… …   Dizionario italiano

  • home video — 1. a videotape recorded by camcorder generally for noncommercial use, esp. for viewing at home. 2. the business of renting or selling prerecorded videocassettes for viewing esp. at home. * * * …   Universalium

  • home video — noun 1. : prerecorded videocassettes or videodiscs marketed for home viewing 2. : a homemade movie usually filmed using a camcorder …   Useful english dictionary

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