footage

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footage

1. a length or distance measured in feet
2. 
a. the extent of film material shot and exposed
b. the sequences of filmed material

footage

[′fu̇d·ij]
(engineering)
The extent or length of a material expressed in feet.
(mining engineering)
The number of feet of borehole drilled per unit of time, or that required to complete a specific project or contract.
The payment of miners by the running foot of work.
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ANAHEIM - All season, it seems, the Angels have had opportunities to make their move, to get on a roll and fatten their lead in the American League West, only to stay close to the pack.
Finish on a roll, overcome the A's as they should, and then see what happens.