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  Words related to celluloid

Related / Similar Words: film, cinema, synthetic

 

Definition:
  • a medium that disseminates moving pictures; "theater pieces transferred to celluloid"; "this story would be good cinema"; "film coverage of sporting events";
  • highly flammable substance made from cellulose nitrate and camphor; used in e.g. motion-picture and X-ray film; its use has decreased with the development of nonflammable thermoplastics;
  • artificial as if portrayed in a film; "a novel with flat celluloid characters";

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    Hyponyms: silver screen

     

    Derivational Morphology: film, shoot, take

     

     
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