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film

noun

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1 a story told by means of a series of continuously projected pictures and a sound track
  • watched a film on the Hopi Indians at the multicultural center

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2 the art or business of making a movie
  • learned about some of the special-effects techniques used in film

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film

verb

Synonyms of film (Entry 2 of 2)

as in videotape

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The first known use of film was before the 12th century

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“Film.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/film. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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