pilot film


noun Television.


Nearby words

  1. pilot burner,
  2. pilot cell,
  3. pilot chart,
  4. pilot cloth,
  5. pilot engine,
  6. pilot fish,
  7. pilot flag,
  8. pilot house,
  9. pilot ladder,
  10. pilot lamp

Origin of pilot film

First recorded in 1950–55

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British Dictionary definitions for pilot film

pilot film

noun

a film of short duration serving as a guide to a projected series
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