projection booth
noun Date: circa 1928 a booth in a theater or hall for housing and operating a projector and especially a motion-picture projector

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  • projection booth — n. a small chamber, as in a theater, from which images on film, slides, etc. are projected …   English World dictionary

  • projection booth — noun : a usually fireproof booth in a theater or assembly hall for housing in motion picture or other projector * * * 1. a soundproof compartment in a theater where a motion picture projector is housed and from which the picture is projected on… …   Useful english dictionary

  • projection booth — projec′tion booth n. 1) mot a compartment in a theater from which a motion picture is projected onto the screen 2) sbz mot a compartment at the rear of or above an auditorium, in which spotlights and other lighting units are operated • Etymology …   From formal English to slang

  • projection booth — 1. a soundproof compartment in a theater where a motion picture projector is housed and from which the picture is projected on the screen. 2. a compartment at the rear of or above an auditorium, in which spotlights and other lighting units are… …   Universalium

  • projection booth — room in a movie theater where the movie projector is located …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Booth — (b[=oo][th]), n. [OE. bothe; cf. Icel. b[=u][eth], Dan. & Sw. bod, MHG. buode, G. bude, baude; from the same root as AS. b[=u]an to dwell, E. boor, bower, be; cf. Bohem. bauda, Pol. buda, Russ. budka, Lith. buda, W. bwth, pl. bythod, Gael. buth,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • booth — /boohth/, n., pl. booths /boohdhz, boohths/. 1. a stall, compartment, or light structure for the sale of goods or for display purposes, as at a market, exhibition, or fair. 2. a small compartment or boxlike room for a specific use by one occupant …   Universalium

  • booth — n. an information; phone, telephone; polling, voting; projection booth * * * [buːð] phone polling projection booth telephone voting an information …   Combinatory dictionary

  • projection room — 1. See projection booth (def. 1). 2. a room with a projector and screen for the private viewing of motion pictures. [1910 15] * * * projection room, a room for the projection of motion pictures: »The light in the projection room went on…and there …   Useful english dictionary

  • projection room — 1. See projection booth (def. 1). 2. a room with a projector and screen for the private viewing of motion pictures. [1910 15] * * * …   Universalium

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