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A style of animation developed in Japan, characterized by stylized colorful art and often adult themes.
[Japanese, short for animēshon, animation, from English animation.]
(Film) a type of Japanese animated film with themes and styles similar to manga comics
[C20: from Japanese]
(Elements & Compounds) any of various resins, esp that obtained from the tropical American leguminous tree Hymenaea courbaril
[French: of uncertain origin]
(Classical Music) music the French word for animato
a Japanese style of motion-picture animation, characterized by highly stylized, colorful art, futuristic settings, violence, and sexuality.
[1985–90; < Japanese, borrowing of E animation]
A style of Japanese animation.