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  1. Trademark. no children 17 and under: a rating assigned to a movie by the MPA advising that persons under the age of 18 will not be admitted to a theater showing the film.: Compare G3, PG1, PG-13, R3.

Origin of NC-17

An American designation established as a replacement for the rating designation X3 (def. 8) in 1990

Words Nearby NC-17 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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