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1. (Historical Terms) a picture comprising a number of different parts which can be rearranged to form different scenes
2. (Historical Terms) an entertainment show in which a number of different pictures are displayed in sequence
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a form of landscape picture, made of several sections that can be combined in various ways to make different scenes.See also: Representation
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