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Hollywood

noun [U]  /ˈhɑl·iˌwʊd/ us  
an area in Los Angeles, California, that is considered the center of the movie industry in the US
Translations of “Hollywood”
in Chinese (Traditional) 好萊塢(美國電影業中心)…
in Russian Голливуд…
in Turkish ABD film endüstrisinin merkezi, Hollywood…
in Chinese (Simplified) 好莱坞(美国电影业中心)…
in Polish Hollywood…
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