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Of, relating to, or characteristic of movies; cinematic.

film′i·cal·ly adv.


1. (Film) of or relating to films or the cinema
2. (Film) having characteristics that are suggestive of films or the cinema
ˈfilmically adv


(ˈfɪl mɪk)

1. pertaining to or characteristic of motion pictures.
2. containing characteristics resembling those of motion pictures.
film′i•cal•ly, adv.


[ˈfɪlmɪk] ADJfílmico
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