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"multimedia" in British English

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multimediaadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌmʌl.tiˈmiː.di.ə/ us   /ˌmʌl.tiˈmiː.di.ə/
(Definition of multimedia from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"multimedia" in American English

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multimedianoun [U]

us   /ˌmʌl·tiˈmid·i·ə, ˌmʌl·tɑɪ-/
a combination of pictures, sound, and words, used esp. in computers or entertainment: a multimedia production
(Definition of multimedia from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"multimedia" in Business English

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multimediaadjective [before noun]

also multi-media uk   /ˌmʌltiˈmiːdiə/ us   IT, COMMUNICATIONS
communicating or sharing information in the form of sound, pictures, and video as well as text: Multimedia content now forms an integral part of mobile phone services. multimedia software/technology/services multimedia files/applications/packages a multimedia presentation/production/project
a multimedia industry or activity uses different types of media, such as computers, television, and newspapers, in order to sell or present information: a multimedia advertising/marketing campaign

multimedianoun [U]

also multi-media uk   /ˌmʌltiˈmiːdiə/ us   IT, COMMUNICATIONS
the use of many different types of media to communicate and share information, especially using computers as well as traditional media: The development of consumer electronics was influenced by the growing popularity of information technology and multi-media. She is associate creative director of multimedia at a broadcasting company.
(Definition of multimedia from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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