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zoom

(zūm),
The action of a varifocal lens system in a camera or microscope that maintains an object in focus while approaching it or receding from it; this effect may be obtained by moving two or more of the lens components at rates bearing a linear relation to one another.

zoom

[zo̅o̅m]
a system of camera lenses that allows an object to remain in focus when the camera approaches or recedes or when the object is viewed close-up or at a distance.

zoom

(zoom)
To magnify (“zoom in”) or shrink (“zoom out”) an image in order to highlight some of its smaller features or some of the environment in which the imaged object is situated.
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Double tap on the Apple Watch screen with two fingers to zoom in.
Zoom Media & Marketing[R] is a registered trademark owned by Zoom Media Group Inc.
The 10x optical zoom functionality on the Galaxy K Zoom is equivalent to having a 240mm telephoto lens on the on the smartphone.
Galaxy S5 Zoom upgrades signify that Samsung addressed the unimpressed hardware specs on the previous generation, allowing owners to store more files, use more services from Google and play videos with HD resolution.
The benefits of zoom lenses go beyond equipment manufacturers and are also realized directly on the industrial machine vision factory floor.
This year's award's ceremony will be followed by a special performance by dynamic New York indie duo Bravo Silva and dancing until midnight in the Zoom In Lounge featuring New York's foremost nightlife personalities and DJs The MisShapes.
Zoom Systems currently has machines conveniently installed in airports, hotels, malls, universities and hospitals in California, Las Vegas and Atlanta.
Zoom Information was founded in 2000 by Jonathan Stern, CEO, who led the development of the technology from his original vision that search engines should employ deeper understanding of text than keyword searches.
We're the only consumer travel site offering this kind of rich media content," said Jonathan Haldane, CEO and founder of Zoom And Go.
NEW YORK -- Zoom Media, the leader in targeted out of home advertising, today announced that it has partnered with Strike Ten Entertainment, the marketing arm of the Bowling Proprietors' Association of America, to offer billboard advertising in 2,200 top bowling venues nationwide.