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movie

noun [C]  /ˈmu·vi/ us  
a series of moving pictures, often telling a story, usually shown in a theater or on television; film A movie theater is a building in which movies are shown.
Translations of “movie”
in Korean 영화…
in Arabic فيلم…
in Portuguese filme…
in Catalan pel·lícula…
in Japanese 映画…
in Italian film…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電影,影片…
in Russian фильм…
in Turkish film…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电影,影片…
in Polish film…
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