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projector Line breaks: pro|ject¦or
Pronunciation: /prəˈdʒɛktə/

Definition of projector in English:


1A device that is used to project rays of light, especially an apparatus with a system of lenses for projecting slides or film on to a screen.
Example sentences
  • Mobile wall panels peel away to reveal film projectors and screens, and shifting lights cast shimmering patterns on the canvas roof.
  • Gone from the center are the 16 mm film projectors, filmstrip projectors and all but one video editing machine of yesteryear.
  • The video projector lit up the screen behind Geoff displaying a schedule for the day.
2 archaic A person who plans and sets up a project: he was a tobacco-grower and projector

Words that rhyme with projector

bisector, collector, connector, convector, corrector, defector, deflector, detector, director, ejector, elector, erector, hector, injector, inspector, nectar, objector, perfecter, prospector, protector, rector, reflector, rejector, respecter, sector, selector, Spector, spectre (US specter), vector
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