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kinema

[kin-uh-muh]
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noun British.
  1. cinema.
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Examples from the Web for kinema

Historical Examples

  • It would be as good as a Shakespeare play, or one of the best pieces on the kinema.

    The Madcap of the School

    Angela Brazil

  • The "strong silent man" of the kinema has not monopolized all the certitudes.

    Instigations

    Ezra Pound

  • I want to accompany you to the trenches to take some kinema films.

    How I Filmed the War

    Lieut. Geoffrey H. Malins

  • Guns were thundering close, and hostile shells were bursting among the tents and kinema pavilions, and a band was playing.

  • Manager of Kinema Theatre (referring to the two turbulent members of audience who have been ejected).


Word Origin and History for kinema

see cinema.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper