noun( trademark in the US)
A video camera connected to a computer, allowing its images to be seen by Internet users.
More example sentences
- Podcasting and Internet radio allow anyone to become a DJ, and digital video cameras and webcams are used by a new generation of filmmakers.
- Last Sunday the boy hooked up his new webcam to his computer in his room and sent his first images to his homepage.
- With a USB cable and software, it doubles as a webcam for video chat.