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cin·e·ma  audio  (sn-m) KEY 

NOUN:
    1. A film or movie.
    2. A movie theater.
    1. Films or movies considered as a group.
    2. The film or movie industry.
  1. The art or technique of making films or movies; filmmaking.

ETYMOLOGY:
French cinéma, short for cinématograph ; see cinematograph

OTHER FORMS:
cine·matic  (sn-mtk) KEY (Adjective), cine·mati·cal·ly(Adverb)


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