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Origin of motion picture
OTHER WORDS FROM motion picturemo·tion-pic·ture, adjective
Words nearby motion picture
Example sentences from the Web for motion picture
His historical research—about motion-picture projectors and medical procedures and military tactics—only fattened the bird.
But then, Mr. Pegg did not know of the incident of the motion-picture house.It Pays to Smile|Nina Wilcox Putnam
She couldn't bear the idea of Elsie being on the stage of a motion-picture theatre; it seemed as if it would break her heart.Elsie Marley, Honey|Joslyn Gray
Thousands, perhaps, of motion-picture audiences have watched Mr. Taft serenely cross the screen, or mutely seem to make a speech.The Circus, and Other Essays and Fugitive Pieces|Joyce Kilmer
British Dictionary definitions for motion picture
- a sequence of images of moving objects photographed by a camera and providing the optical illusion of continuous movement when projected onto a screen
- a form of entertainment, information, etc, composed of such a sequence of images and shown in a cinema, etc