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English definition of “NC-17”

NC-17

adjective     /ˌen.si.sev.ənˈtiːn/
used officially in the US to refer to a film that is not considered suitable for children under the age of 17 to watch because it contains sex or violence: This movie is rated NC-17. → Compare G, g, PG, U, u adjective, X, x adjectiveTypes of film and cinema ratings
(Definition of NC-17 adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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