Definition of autoexposure in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈôdōikˌspōZHər/


1A device that sets the exposure automatically on a camera or other piece of equipment.
Example sentences
  • Some auto-exposure cameras make this compensation automatically; on others you have to do it manually.
  • See, I bought my current camera back in 1993 or so, and although it's a decent camera, I'm not happy with its auto-exposures.
1.1The facility to set exposure automatically.
Example sentences
  • Photographs were taken using a camera with auto-exposure facility.
  • Getting correct exposure with most simple auto-exposure cameras is easy: press the shutter button and the camera does the rest.
  • There's no autofocus, no auto-exposure, no auto-film-winding, no auto-nothing.

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Syllabification: au·to·ex·po·sure

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