projector
noun Date: 1596 1. one that plans a project; specifically promoter 2. one that projects: as a. a device for projecting a beam of light b. an optical instrument for projecting an image upon a surface c. a machine for projecting motion pictures on a screen 3. an imagined line from an object to a surface along which projection takes place

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  • projector — (n.) 1590s, one who forms a project, agent noun in Latin form from PROJECT (Cf. project) (v.). In the optical, camera sense it is from 1884 …   Etymology dictionary

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