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film

noun
 
 
/fɪlm/
PICTURES [C] (also movie) A1 a story shown in moving pictures, shown at the cinema or on television: 'Titanic' was one of the most popular Hollywood films ever made.Cinema - general words
MATERIAL [C, U] special thin plastic used for making photographs or moving pictures, or a length of this: I need to buy another roll of film.Cinema - general wordsPhotography
LAYER [no plural] a thin layer of something on a surface: A thick film of dust covered the furniture.Coverings and layers
(Definition of film noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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