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practical effect

[prak-ti-kuh l i-fekt] /ˈpræk tɪ kəl ɪˈfɛkt/
noun, Movies, Television.
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Usually, practical effects. a special effect that is created live on the set of a film, using real-world objects.
Origin of practical effect
1980-1985
1980-85
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