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shutter

noun [C]  us   /ˈʃʌt̬·ər/

shutter noun [C] (CAMERA OPENING)

the part of a camera that opens briefly to allow light to reach the film when a photograph is being taken

shutter noun [C] (WINDOW COVER)

a wooden cover like a door on the outside of a window
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