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Definition 1: a theater where films are shown - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for cinema in the sense of this definition

(cinema is a kind of ...) a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented

"the house was full"

(... is a kind of cinema ) a South African movie theater

(... is a kind of cinema ) an old shabby movie theater

(... is a kind of cinema ) a movie theater than has several different auditoriums in the same building

Definition 2: a medium that disseminates moving pictures - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where cinema or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • theater pieces transferred to celluloid
  • this story would be good cinema
  • film coverage of sporting events

Synonyms for cinema in the sense of this definition

(cinema is a kind of ...) a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information

(... is a kind of cinema ) the film industry

(cinema belongs to category ...) the creation of beautiful or significant things

"art does not need to be innovative to be good" "I was never any good at art" "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"

(cinema belongs to category ...) the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects

"computers are now widely used in business"

(cinema is the domain which ... is member of) (film) a still picture that is introduced and that interrupts the action of a film

(cinema is the domain which ... is member of) (film) a plot element that catches the viewers' attention or drives the plot

"the McGuffin was a key element of Alfred Hitchcock's films"

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