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movie

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EtymologyEdit

From moving picture. Attested since at least 1912 (if not 1908)[1], originally American English.

NounEdit

movie (plural movies)

  1. A motion picture.
  2. (usually pluralized) A cinema.
    Let's go to the movies.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ movie” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).