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newsreel

noun [C] uk   /ˈnjuːz.riːl/  us   /ˈnuːz-/
a short film that consists of news reports, usually one that was made in the past for showing in a cinema: The movie contains some recently discovered newsreel footage of the war.
Translations of “newsreel”
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指過去在電影院放映的)新聞短片…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指过去在电影院放映的)新闻短片…
(Definition of newsreel from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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