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screenplay

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈskriːn.pleɪ/
the text for a film, including the words to be spoken by the actors and instructions for the cameras: Who wrote/did the screenplay for/of/to the movie "Hairspray"?
Translations of “screenplay”
in Chinese (Traditional) 電影劇本…
in Russian сценарий…
in Turkish senaryo, oyun…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电影剧本…
in Polish scenariusz…
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