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cinematography

noun cin·e·ma·tog·ra·phy \ˌsi-nə-mə-ˈtä-grə-fē\

: the art, process, or job of filming movies : motion-picture photography

Full Definition of CINEMATOGRAPHY

:  the art or science of motion-picture photography
cin·e·mat·o·graph·ic \-ˌma-tə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective
cin·e·mat·o·graph·i·cal·ly \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of CINEMATOGRAPHY

  1. The film's cinematography is breathtaking.
  2. Who did the cinematography for this film?

First Known Use of CINEMATOGRAPHY

1897

Rhymes with CINEMATOGRAPHY

cinematography

noun cin·e·ma·tog·ra·phy \ˌsin-ə-mə-ˈtäg-rə-fē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural cin·e·ma·tog·ra·phies

Medical Definition of CINEMATOGRAPHY

:  the art or science of motion-picture photography <X-ray fluoroscopic cinematography>
cin·e·mat·o·graph·ic \-ˌmat-ə-ˈgraf-ik\ adjective
cin·e·mat·o·graph·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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