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CELLULOID

1. [n] a medium that disseminates moving pictures; "theater pieces transferred to celluloid"; "this story would be good cinema"; "film coverage of sporting events"

2. [n] highly flammable substance made from cellulose nitrate and camphor; used in e.g. motion-picture and X-ray film; its use has decreased with the development of nonflammable thermoplastics

3. [s] artificial as if portrayed in a film; "a novel with flat celluloid characters"

similar words

1. [a] artificial

2. [a] unreal

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