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Another word for film

  1. Thin, membranous matter

      1. an obscuring or being obscured
      1. Atmospheric moisture, dust, smoke, and vapor that diminishes visibility.
      2. A partially opaque covering:
      3. A vague or confused state of mind.
      1. A diffuse cloud of interstellar dust or gas or both, visible as luminous patches or areas of darkness depending on the way the mass absorbs or reflects incident light or emits its own light.
      2. A galaxy. No longer in technical use.
      3. A cloudy spot on the cornea.
      1. A visible body of very fine water droplets or ice particles suspended in the atmosphere at altitudes ranging up to several miles above sea level.
      2. A mass of particles or droplets, as of dust, smoke, or steam, suspended in the atmosphere or existing in outer space.
      3. A large moving body of things in the air or on the ground; a swarm:
      1. A mass of fine droplets of water in the atmosphere near or in contact with the earth.
      2. Water vapor condensed on and clouding the appearance of a surface.
      3. Fine drops of a liquid, such as water, perfume, or medication, sprayed into the air.
      1. A woven fabric, especially one on a loom or just removed from it.
      2. The structural part of cloth.
      3. A latticed or woven structure:
      1. The web spun by a spider to catch its prey.
      2. A single thread spun by a spider.
      3. Something resembling the web of a spider in gauziness or flimsiness.
      1. A length of cloth worn over the head, shoulders, and often the face, especially by women.
      2. A length of netting attached to a woman's hat or habit, worn for decoration or to protect the head and face.
      3. A length of protective netting worn over the face by beekeepers.
      1. A thin skin or film, such as an organic membrane or liquid film.
      1. A layer of oil floating on the surface of water.
      1. Smooth, glossy, and slippery:
      2. Deftly executed; adroit:
      3. Confident and effortlessly effective, especially in being persuasive:
      1. A filmy or frothy layer of matter that forms on the surface of a liquid or body of water or on a hard surface.
      2. The refuse or dross of molten metals.
      3. Refuse or worthless matter.
      1. A layer of a substance spread over a surface for protection or decoration; a covering layer.
      2. Cloth for making coats.
      1. A sleeved outer garment extending from the shoulders to the waist or below.
      2. A natural outer covering, such as the fur of an animal or the enveloping layer of an organ.
      3. A layer of material covering something else; a coating:
      1. A thin, strong, translucent paper.
      1. The membranous tissue forming the external covering or integument of an animal and consisting in vertebrates of the epidermis and dermis.
      2. An animal pelt, especially the comparatively pliable pelt of a small or young animal:
      3. A usually thin, closely adhering outer layer:
      1. To prevent from being successful; thwart:
      2. To obscure or confuse (a trail or scent) so as to evade pursuers.
      3. A repulse; a setback.
      1. A thin surface layer, as of finely grained wood, glued to a base of inferior material.
      2. Any of the thin layers glued together to make plywood.
      3. A decorative facing, as of brick.
      1. One that lays:
      2. A hen kept for laying eggs.
      3. A single thickness of a material covering a surface or forming an overlying part or segment:
      1. A natural outer covering or coat, such as the skin of an animal or the membrane enclosing an organ.
      2. The outermost layer or layers of an ovule.
      1. A thin, pliable layer of tissue covering surfaces or separating or connecting regions, structures, or organs of a living organism.
      2. A semipermeable layer that bounds a cell or an organelle, typically consisting of lipids and proteins.
      3. A thin, pliable sheet or layer of natural or synthetic material:
      1. A broad rectangular piece of fabric serving as a basic article of bedding.
      2. A broad, thin, usually rectangular mass or piece of material, such as paper, metal, glass, or plywood.
      3. A flat or very shallow, usually rectangular pan used for baking.
      1. A cloth produced especially by knitting, weaving, or felting fibers.
      2. The texture or quality of such cloth.
      3. A complex underlying structure:
      1. A fine, very thin fabric, such as gauze.
      2. Tissue paper.
      3. A soft, absorbent piece of paper used as toilet paper, a handkerchief, or a towel.
      1. A thin, transparent fabric with a loose open weave, used for curtains and clothing.
      2. A thin, loosely woven surgical dressing, usually made of cotton.
      3. A thin plastic or metal woven mesh.
  2. A preparation containing a light-sensitive emulsion

  3. A movie

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      1. To hit, wound, or kill with a missile fired from a weapon.
      2. To remove or destroy by firing or projecting a missile:
      3. To make (a hole, for example) by firing a weapon.
      1. A continuous narrow, flexible strip of cloth, metal, paper, or plastic, such as adhesive tape, magnetic tape, or ticker tape.
      2. A narrow strip of strong woven fabric, as that used in sewing or bookbinding.
      3. A string stretched across the finish line of a racetrack to be broken by the winner.
      1. To grasp or grip:
      2. To capture physically; seize:
      3. To seize with authority or legal right:
      1. To set down for preservation in writing or other permanent form:
      2. To register or indicate:
      3. To render (sound or images) into permanent form for reproduction, as by mechanical or digital means.
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