verb (used with object), film·set, film·set·ting.

to photocompose.


(of type) set on a photocomposer.

Origin of filmset

First recorded in 1950–55; film + set
Related formsfilm·set·ter, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for film set

film set


the scenery and props as arranged for shooting a film


verb -sets, -setting or -set

(tr) to set (type matter) by filmsetting
Derived Formsfilmsetter, noun
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