zoetrope - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    an old fashioned toy consisting of a cylinder with pictures inside. When you rotate the cylinder and look through slits at the inside, the pictures seem move.

    The zoetrope is one of several animation toys which were invented in the 19th century, as people experimented with ways to make moving pictures.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 20/01/2015