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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 photographic images projected in rapid succession on a screen, creating the illusion of natural and continuous motion.
definition 2: a dramatic or documentary narrative or the like that is presented by means of such images, usu. with accompanying sound; film or movie.
similar words:
picture
derivation: motion-picture (adj.)
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  film, photography