(in motion-picture cameras and projectors) a mechanism that holds the film flat in the focal plane of the lens during exposure or projection.
[film-goh-er] /ˈfɪlmˌgoʊ ər/ noun 1. a person who attends motion-picture showings.
[fil-mee] /ˈfɪl mi/ noun 1. a style of Indian popular vocal music accompanied by sitar and tabla and used in Indian films. /ˈfilmɪ/ adjective (Hinglish) 1. of or relating to the Indian film industry or Indian films 2. containing the high drama typical of Indian films
[fil-mik] /ˈfɪl mɪk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of motion pictures: a filmic adaptation of a novel. 2. containing characteristics resembling those of motion pictures. /ˈfɪlmɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to films or the cinema 2. having characteristics that are suggestive of films or the cinema
[fil-ming] /ˈfɪl mɪŋ/ noun 1. the act or period of photographing, especially of a motion picture. [film] /fɪlm/ noun 1. a thin layer or coating: a film of grease on a plate. 2. a thin sheet of any material: a film of ice. 3. a thin skin or membrane. 4. a delicate web of filaments […]