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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
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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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

footage

A length of magnetic tape or movie film. See magnetic tape and film.
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