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unipod Line breaks: uni¦pod
Pronunciation: /ˈjuːnɪpɒd/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of unipod in English:


A one-legged support for a camera.
Example sentences
  • Photographs for personal use are permitted, but the use of flash photography, tripods and unipods is barred.
  • You can get unipods or monopods with legs that stabilize but they're expensive.
  • The locking member includes a threaded hole for receiving the threaded end of an L-shaped lock screw which engages the outer surface of the unipod member and acts as a stop for the sleeve member.


1930s: from uni- 'one', suggested by tripod.

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