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script

noun
 
 
/skrɪpt/
SPEECH [C] B2 the words in a film, play, etc: He wrote a number of film scripts.Casting, roles and scripts
LETTERS [C, U] a set of letters used for writing a particular language: Arabic/Roman scriptLettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets
Translations of “script”
in Korean 대본, 각본…
in Arabic سيناريو…
in French texte…
in Turkish senaryo, film/oyun metni, yazı…
in Italian copione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 文本, 電影劇本, 劇本…
in Russian сценарий, шрифт…
in Polish scenariusz, pismo…
in Spanish guión, escritura, texto…
in Portuguese roteiro, script…
in German das Manuskript…
in Catalan guió…
in Japanese (映画や演説などの)脚本, せりふ, 原稿…
in Chinese (Simplified) 文本, 电影剧本, 剧本…
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