Meaning of “digital camera” in the English Dictionary

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"digital camera" in British English

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digital cameranoun [ C ]

uk /ˌdɪdʒ.ɪ.təl ˈkæm.rə/ us /ˌdɪdʒ.ɪ.t̬əl ˈkæm.rə/

A2 a type of camera that records images that can be looked at on a computer


  • Digital cameras are less wasteful because you select the photos before you get them printed.
  • Most people seem to use digital cameras nowadays.

(Definition of “digital camera” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)