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(Film) a film produced by photographing a series of gradually changing drawings, etc, which give the illusion of movement when the series is projected rapidly
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a motion picture consisting of a sequence of drawings, each slightly different so that when filmed and run through a projector the figures seem to move.
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|Noun||1.||animated cartoon - a film made by photographing a series of cartoon drawings to give the illusion of movement when projected in rapid sequence|
short subject - a brief film; often shown prior to showing the feature
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