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postproduction

[pohst-pruh-duhk-shuh n] /ˌpoʊst prəˈdʌk ʃən/
noun
1.
(in motion pictures, recording, etc.) the technical processes, as cutting, editing, and post-synchronization, necessary to ready a filmed or recorded work for sale or exhibition.
Origin of postproduction
1950-1955
1950-55; post- + production
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postproduction

/ˌpəʊstprəˈdʌkʃən/
noun
1.
  1. the work on a film or a television programme, such as editing, dubbing, etc, that takes place after shooting or videotaping is completed
  2. (as modifier): postproduction costs
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