postproduction

[pohst-pruh-duhk-shuh n]
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noun

(in motion pictures, recording, etc.) the technical processes, as cutting, editing, and post-synchronization, necessary to ready a filmed or recorded work for sale or exhibition.

Nearby words

  1. postpose,
  2. postposition,
  3. postpositive,
  4. postprandial,
  5. postprandial lipemia,
  6. postpuberal,
  7. postpubescent,
  8. postremogeniture,
  9. postrider,
  10. postrorse

Origin of postproduction

First recorded in 1950–55; post- + production

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British Dictionary definitions for postproduction

postproduction

noun

  1. the work on a film or a television programme, such as editing, dubbing, etc, that takes place after shooting or videotaping is completed
  2. (as modifier)postproduction costs
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