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cinematograph
1. A machine, combining magic lantern and kinetoscope features, for projecting on a screen a series of pictures, moved rapidly and intermittently before an objective lens, and producing by persistence of vision the illusion of continuous motion.
2. A moving-picture machine; also, any of several other machines or devices producing moving pictorial effects.
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