postproduction

[ pohst-pruh-duhk-shuh n ]
/ ˌpoʊst prəˈdʌk ʃən /

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.

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Origin of postproduction

First recorded in 1950–55; post- + production
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British Dictionary definitions for postproduction

postproduction
/ (ˌpəʊstprəˈdʌkʃən) /

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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