live-action

adjective
live-ac·​tion | \ ˈlīv-ˈak-shən How to pronounce live-action (audio) \

Definition of live-action

: of, relating to, or featuring cinematography that is not produced by animation a live-action film

First Known Use of live-action

1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Live-action.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/live-action. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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