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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [kley-mey-shuh n]
    • /kleɪˈmeɪ ʃən/
    • /ˈkleɪ.ˌme.ʃən/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kley-mey-shuh n]
    • /kleɪˈmeɪ ʃən/

Definitions of claymation word

  • noun claymation the techniques of animation applied to clay models 3
  • noun claymation a process of photographing a kind of animated cartoon using three-dimensional clay puppet figures 3
  • noun claymation any process of film animation like this 3
  • noun claymation A method of animation in which clay figures are filmed using stop-motion photography. 1
  • noun claymation a stop-motion animation where each animated piece is made from a deformable substance, typically Plasticine clay. 0

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Parts of speech for Claymation


claymation popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 39% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for claymation

noun claymation

  • animation — Animation is the process of making films in which drawings or puppets appear to move.
  • cartoon — A cartoon is a humorous drawing or series of drawings in a newspaper or magazine.
  • comic — If you describe something as comic, you mean that it makes you laugh, and is often intended to make you laugh.
  • comic strip — A comic strip is a series of drawings that tell a story, especially in a newspaper or magazine.
  • drawing — an act of drawing.

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