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film

Overview of noun film

1. movie, film, picture, moving picture, moving-picture show, motion picture, motion-picture show, picture show, pic, flick -- (a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location")

2. film, cinema, celluloid -- (a medium that disseminates moving pictures; "theater pieces transferred to celluloid"; "this story would be good cinema"; "film coverage of sporting events")

3. film, photographic film -- (photographic material consisting of a base of celluloid covered with a photographic emulsion; used to make negatives or transparencies)

4. film -- (a thin coating or layer; "the table was covered with a film of dust")

5. film, plastic film -- (a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things)


Overview of verb film

1. film, shoot, take -- (make a film or photograph of something; "take a scene"; "shoot a movie")

2. film -- (record in film; "The coronation was filmed")



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