cinematography

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

Definition of cinematography

  1. :  the art or science of motion-picture photography

cinematographic

play \-ˌma-tə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective

cinematographically

play \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of cinematography in a sentence

  1. The film's cinematography is breathtaking.

  2. Who did the cinematography for this film?

1897

First Known Use of cinematography

1897


CINEMATOGRAPHY Defined for English Language Learners

cinematography

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

Definition of cinematography for English Language Learners

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


Medical Dictionary

cinematography

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noun cin·e·ma·tog·ra·phy \ˌsin-ə-mə-ˈtäg-rə-fē\

Medical Definition of cinematography

plural

cinematographies

  1. :  the art or science of motion-picture photography <X-ray fluoroscopic cinematography>

cinematographic

\-ˌmat-ə-ˈgraf-ik\play adjective

cinematographically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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