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English definition of “SLR (camera)”

SLR (camera)

noun [C]     /ˌes.elˌɑːˈkæm.rə/ US  /-ˌɑːr-/
abbreviation for single-lens reflex ( camera ): a type of film camera in which the same lens (= special piece of glass ) is used for looking at and recording an image Photography
(Definition of SLR (camera) noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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