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Synonyms for celluloid
ˈsɛl yəˌlɔɪdcel·lu·loid

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  1. celluloidnoun

    highly flammable substance made from cellulose nitrate and camphor; used in e.g. motion-picture and X-ray film; its use has decreased with the development of nonflammable thermoplastics

    Synonyms:
    film, cinema

    Antonyms:
    natural

  2. film, cinema, celluloidadjective

    a medium that disseminates moving pictures

    "theater pieces transferred to celluloid"; "this story would be good cinema"; "film coverage of sporting events"

    Synonyms:
    cinema, motion-picture show, movie, flick, pic, picture show, moving-picture show, movie theater, plastic film, movie house, film, motion picture, picture palace, photographic film, moving picture, picture, movie theatre

    Antonyms:
    natural

  3. celluloid, syntheticadjective

    artificial as if portrayed in a film

    "a novel with flat celluloid characters"

    Synonyms:
    synthetical, synthetic, man-made, semisynthetic

    Antonyms:
    natural

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  1. celluloidnoun

    Synonyms:
    xylonite

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How to use celluloid in a sentence?

  1. Orson Welles:

    Ecstasy is not really part of the scene we can do on celluloid.

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