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Hollywood

noun uk   /ˈhɒl.i.wʊd/ us    /ˈhɑː.li-/
the centre of the US film industry
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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