intercutting

intercut

[v. in-ter-kuht, in-ter-kuht; n. in-ter-kuht] Movies, Television.
verb (used without object), intercut, intercutting.
1.
to cut from one type of shot to another, as from a long shot to a closeup.
verb (used with object), intercut, intercutting.
2.
to insert (shots from other scenes, flashbacks, etc.) into the narrative of a film.
3.
to interrupt the narrative of (a film) with shots from other scenes, flashbacks, etc. Compare crosscut.
noun
4.
a film sequence or scene produced by intercutting.

Origin:
1605–15; inter- + cut

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intercut (ˌɪntəˈkʌt)
 
vb , -cuts, -cutting, -cut
films another word for crosscut

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