Share this entry

Share this page

imager

Line breaks: imager
Pronunciation: /ˈɪmɪdʒə
 
/

Definition of imager in English:

noun

An electronic or other device which records images of something: a thermal imager
More example sentences
  • Also, instead of mechanical scanning, the newest generation of digital imagers now uses electronics to focus on one part of the image, reducing noise and the complexity of the equipment.
  • Some of these would include television cameras, thermal imagers and FLIR (forward-looking, infrared radars).
  • A current example is a digital camera on a chip that includes the imager, all control electronics, and an analog-to-digital converter - all on the same silicon chip.

Definition of imager in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day peart
Pronunciation: pɪət
adjective
lively; cheerful