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cinema:

see motion picturesmotion pictures,
movie-making as an art and an industry, including its production techniques, its creative artists, and the distribution and exhibition of its products (see also motion picture photography; Motion Picture Cameras under camera).
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cinema

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(graphic arts)

cinema

1. Chiefly Brit
a. a place designed for the exhibition of films
b. (as modifier): a cinema seat
2. the cinema
a. the art or business of making films
b. films collectively
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cinema

The motion picture industry; a movie theater. Cinema refers to commercial movies and documentaries created for theater audiences. See cinema format.
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National Amusements delivers a superior entertainment experience in theatres around the world under its Showcase, Multiplex, Cinema de Lux, and KinoStar brands.
As digital cinema continues to grow, it is critical for exhibitors to have connectivity options that tie together digital cinema products for video and sound as well as DCI-compliant systems in their cinemas," said Tim Partridge, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Dolby Laboratories.
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