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Have you seen the new James Bond film?
We watched a film about prison life.
The film was made on location in India.
I need a new film for my camera.
I've only got one roll of film left.
The bomb blast was captured on film.
This is the British English definition of film. View American English definition of film.
getting smaller, weaker, or less important
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