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intercut

[ verb in-ter-kuht, in-ter-kuht; noun in-ter-kuht ]
/ verb 藢瑟n t蓹r藞k蕦t, 藞瑟n t蓹r藢k蕦t; noun 藞瑟n t蓹r藢k蕦t /
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verb (used without object), in路ter路cut, in路ter路cut路ting.
to cut from one type of shot to another, as from a long shot to a closeup.
verb (used with object), in路ter路cut, in路ter路cut路ting.
to insert (shots from other scenes, flashbacks, etc.) into the narrative of a film.
to interrupt the narrative of (a film) with shots from other scenes, flashbacks, etc.Compare crosscut.
noun
a film sequence or scene produced by intercutting.
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Origin of intercut

First recorded in 1605鈥15; inter- + cut
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British Dictionary definitions for intercut

intercut
/ (藢瑟nt蓹藞k蕦t) /

verb -cuts, -cutting or -cut
films another word for crosscut
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