Meaning of “celluloid” in the English Dictionary

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"celluloid" in British English

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celluloidnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsel.jə.lɔɪd/ us /ˈsel.jə.lɔɪd/

(Definition of “celluloid” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"celluloid" in American English

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celluloidnoun [ U ]

us /ˈsel·jəˌlɔɪd/

a type of plastic used in the past to make many items, esp. film for movies

(Definition of “celluloid” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)