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cine

[sin-ee, sin-ey] /ˈsɪn i, ˈsɪn eɪ/
noun
1.
a film; motion picture.
2.
a motion-picture theater.
Also, ciné.
Origin
1895-1900
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 French ciné (1917).

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