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video gamenoun [C]

uk   /ˈvɪd.i.əʊ ˌɡeɪm/ us   /ˈvɪd.i.oʊ ˌɡeɪm/

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video gamenoun [C]

/ˈvid·iˌoʊ ˌɡeɪm/
a game in which the player controls moving pictures on a television screen by pressing buttons or moving a short handle: The best video games involve using your imagination to solve problems.
(Definition of video game from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “video game”
in Arabic لُعْبة فيديو…
in Korean 비디오 게임…
in Portuguese videogame…
in Catalan videojoc…
in Japanese テレビゲーム…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电子游戏…
in Turkish video oyunu…
in Russian видеоигра…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電子遊戲…
in Italian videogioco…
in Polish gra wideo lub telewizyjna…
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