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motion picture

motion picture

 
pronunciation:
mo shn pIk chr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a series of pictures or photographs shown one after the other on a screen. The pictures or photographs appear so quickly that they seem to be moving.
definition 2: a story that is told by means of filmed pictures and recorded sound; film or movie.
similar words:
picture
derivation: motion-picture (adj.)
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  film, photography