synthespian

noun

a computer-generated image of a film actor, esp used in place of the real actor when shooting special effects or stunts

Nearby words

  1. synthesis gas,
  2. synthesise,
  3. synthesize,
  4. synthesized,
  5. synthesizer,
  6. synthetase,
  7. synthetic,
  8. synthetic biology,
  9. synthetic cubism,
  10. synthetic detergent

Word Origin for synthespian

C20: from syn (thetic) + thespian

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