minifilm

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

mini- +‎ film

NounEdit

minifilm (plural minifilms)

  1. A short film.
    • 2007 September 2, Caryn James, “A Star Without a Charm Offensive”, in New York Times[1]:
      Yet this stylized minifilm captures some elemental aspects of his career.
  2. (radiography) A 10 cm2 film used for chest X-rays that requires only 2.0 mrad (as opposed to the standard film of 35 by 42.5 cm, which requires at least 9.2 mrad).