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newsreel

[ nooz-reel, nyooz- ]
/ ˈnuzˌril, ˈnyuz- /
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noun

a short motion picture presenting current or recent events.

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Origin of newsreel

First recorded in 1915–20; news + reel1
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British Dictionary definitions for newsreel

newsreel
/ (ˈnjuːzˌriːl) /

noun

a short film with a commentary presenting current events
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