Translation of "microfilm" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

microfilm

noun [ C or U ] uk /ˈmaɪ.krəʊ.fɪlm/ us /ˈmaɪ.kroʊ.fɪlm/

film that is used for photographing information in a reduced size, or a piece of this film

缩微胶卷
microfilm verb [ T ] uk us

The paper records were microfilmed to save storage space. 纸质记录被用缩微胶卷拍摄下来保存以节省存放空间。

(Translation of “microfilm” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)