from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who operates a movie projector.
  • n. A maker of map projections.

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  • n. A person who operates a film projector, especially one who does so as an occupation

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the person who operates the projector in a movie house


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  • Projectionist is someone who cares about the movie and the people he is projecting too, an operator presses the start button in a modern multiplex.

    June 8, 2009