film

(redirected from Hollywood movie)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Hollywood movie: Imdb

film

 [film]
1. a thin layer or coating.
2. a thin sheet of material (e.g., gelatin, cellulose acetate) specially treated for use in photography or radiography; used also to designate the sheet after exposure to the energy to which it is sensitive.
bite-wing film an x-ray film with a protruding tab to be held between the upper and lower teeth, used for a bite-wing radiograph of oral structures.
gelatin film, absorbable a sterile, nonantigenic, absorbable, water-insoluble coating used as an aid in surgical closure and repair of defects in the dura mater and pleura and as a local hemostatic.
spot film a radiograph of a small anatomic area obtained either by rapid exposure during fluoroscopy to provide a permanent record of a transiently observed abnormality, or by limitation of radiation passing through the area to improve definition and detail of the image produced. See also spot-film radiography.
x-ray film film sensitized to x-rays, either before or after exposure.
Cross-sectional view of radiographic film. The bulk of the film is the base. The emulsion contains the diagnostic information. From Bushong, 2001.

film

(film),
1. A thin sheet of flexible material coated with a light-sensitive or x-ray-sensitive substance used in taking photographs or radiographs.
2. A thin layer or coating.
3. A radiograph (colloq.).

film

(fĭlm)
n.
1. A light-sensitive or x-ray-sensitive substance used in taking photographs or radiographs.
2. A thin layer or membranous coating.

film

(film)
1. A thin sheet of flexible material coated with a light-sensitive or x-ray-sensitive substance used in taking photographs or radiographs.
2. A thin layer or coating.
3. Colloquially, a radiograph.

film

(film)
1. Thin sheet of flexible material coated with a light-sensitive or x-ray-sensitive substance used for radiographs.
2. A radiograph (colloq.)
References in periodicals archive ?
First, this study found that there was a negative relationship between Hollywood movie viewing and stereotypical perceptions of U.S.
He added: "Some of the things I see from BMW Oracle read like the trailer of a Hollywood movie, do they really think we and the rest of the world ignore the fact that 40 percent of the world oil traffic goes through the Strait of Hormuz and as many goods are coming in to provide for what is the fastest growing region in the world over the last 10 years?"
TEHRAN: Iran has banned a popular actress from leaving the country after she starred in a Hollywood movie without permission from state authorities, the official IRNA news agency reported on Wednesday.
Not so much a Hollywood movie, then, as a potential episode of ' Allo ' AlloThe NHS failed to see the funny side and is reportedly planning to sue him for the estimated pounds 120,000 cost of his four-month jolly in a psychiatric unit.
This will enable AmericanIDC to deliver its classic Hollywood movies over RoamZone's networks to thousands of hot spots around the world, bundled with their existing services.
The devices have been banned from some federal buildings, Hollywood movie screenings, health-club locker rooms and business offices.
Muniz stars as Jason Shepherd, a student who writes a school essay that is so good, a sneaky Hollywood movie producer steals it and turns it into a hit movie.
Marlow in a Hollywood movie version of Dennis Potter's The Singing Detective.
For the million-dollar question Regis asks you: "The virginity of Mary refers to: (a) her Immaculate Conception; (b) the birth of Jesus; (c) a Hollywood movie; or (d) an expensive perfume."
After a 10-year effort, self-proclaimed bookworm Oprah Winfrey succeeded in getting one of her favorite reads, Toni Morrison's Beloved, made into a Hollywood movie. Both of these projects were perceived as failures in the eyes of many.
Built in 1900 by Oscar Hammerstein, grandfather of the famous lyricist, and renamed The New Victory, the lovingly ornamented two-balcony house has temporarily taken on the appearance of a Hollywood movie set.
To fill the gap, TDI has ratcheted up marketing efforts to Hollywood movie studios and fashion designers, and sought new advertising carriers: Some 200 California lifeguard stands now carry ads for Ray-Ban sunglasses.

Full browser ?