News reel

newsreel

[nooz-reel, nyooz-]
noun
a short motion picture presenting current or recent events.

Origin:
1915–20; news + reel1

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newsreel (ˈnjuːzˌriːl)
 
n
a short film with a commentary presenting current events

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newsreel
1916, from news + reel.
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