ciné

cine

[sin-ee, sin-ey]
noun
1.
a film; motion picture.
2.
a motion-picture theater.
Also, ciné.


Origin:
1895–1900; short for cinema

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cine
abbreviation of cinema used in compounds or as a stand-alone, 1928, perhaps partly from Fr. ciné (1917).
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cine- or cin-
pref.
Motion picture: cineangiography.

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