intervalometer
noun Date: 1933 a device that operates a control (as for a camera shutter) at regular intervals

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  • intervalometer — /in teuhr veuh lom i teuhr/, n. an automatic device for operating the shutter of a camera at regular intervals, as in making aerial photographs. [1930 35; INTERVAL + O + METER] * * * …   Universalium

  • intervalometer — noun A device that measures intervals of time …   Wiktionary

  • intervalometer — i. A device connected to an automatic camera, which can be preset to make exposures at a desired constant interval of time. ii. An electronic device used in bombing, by which data are preset to drop a desired number of bombs at a preset interval …   Aviation dictionary

  • intervalometer — [ˌɪntəvə lɒmɪtə] noun Photography a device on a camera that operates the shutter regularly at set intervals over a period …   English new terms dictionary

  • intervalometer — in·ter·val·om·e·ter …   English syllables

  • intervalometer — ˌintə(r)vəˈläməd.ə(r) noun Etymology: interval + o + meter : a device that operates a control at regular intervals; specifically : an electrical device that regulates the interval between exposures made with an aerial camera …   Useful english dictionary

  • Military equipment of Turkey — The military equipment of Turkey includes a wide array of arms, artilleries, large surface vessels, cannons, armored vehicles, mortars, unmanned vehicles and many different equipments. Contents 1 Historical development 1.1 General 1.2 1923 1950 …   Wikipedia

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  • intervalometru — INTERVALOMÉTRU, intervalometre, s.n. Dispozitiv mecanic ataşat la un aparat fotografic automat care reglează timpul dintre două expuneri succesive. – Din engl. intervalometer. Trimis de valeriu, 21.07.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  intervalométru s. n.,… …   Dicționar Român

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