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cinema

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1 the art or business of making a movie
  • felt that the cinema was one of the most challenging and fulfilling forms of artistic expression

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2 a building or part of a building where movies are shown
  • got a job cleaning the cinemas at the multiplex

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The first known use of cinema was in 1909

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“Cinema.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cinema. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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