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jump cut

noun

Definition of jump cut

  1. :  a sudden often jarring cut from one shot or scene to another without intervening devices (as fade-outs); broadly :  an abrupt transition (as in a narrative)

jump–cut

play \ˈjəmp-ˌkət\ verb


1947

First Known Use of jump cut

1947


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