motion picture definition

  • noun:
    • a film.
    • the film industry.
    • A sequence of pictures depicting men and women or objects in movement, preserved on a recording medium and capable of becoming projected for viewing.
    • A film.
    • a kind of entertainment that enacts a tale by noise and a sequence of images giving the impression of constant motion
  • others:
    • A series of pictures on a strip of movie, taken at regular periods in quick succession (now typically 24 frames per second for ordinary work) by a unique camera, designed to capture the picture of objects in movement.
    • the display of the images captured on a motion picture{1}, provided towards attention in very quick succession by projection from an unique device (a film projector), with shows some or all of the things in photo represented in switching roles, creating, by persistence of sight, the optical aftereffect of a continuing photo where the things appear to move as they performed when you look at the initial scene.
    • The conceptual or informational content of a motion picture{1}; the actions or events represented in a motion picture{1}; the story line of a film.

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