Definition of twin-lens in English:

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twin-lens

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adjective

(Of a camera) having two identical sets of lenses, either for taking stereoscopic pictures, or with one forming an image for viewing and the other an image to be photographed ( twin-lens reflex).
Example sentences
  • For the most part they were taken by Halsman using a large-format, twin-lens reflex camera of his own design that facilitated quiet, rapid exposures and produced sharp, high-quality images.
  • Davis favors the twin-lens reflex camera often preferred by archeologists, which produces a generous, 2 1/4-inch square negative.
  • Vivan the child is seated on his grandfather's lap holding a twin-lens reflex camera.

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Syllabification: twin-lens

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