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filmset

film·set
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [film-set]
    • /ˈfɪlmˌsɛt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [film-set]
    • /ˈfɪlmˌsɛt/

Definitions of filmset word

  • verb with object filmset to photocompose. 1
  • adjective filmset (of type) set on a photocomposer. 1
  • noun filmset To typeset by exposing type characters onto photographic film, which is then used to generate printing plates. 1
  • verb filmset to set (type matter) by filmsetting 0
  • noun filmset Alternative form of film set. 0
  • adjective filmset Created using a process of filmsetting. 0

Information block about the term

Origin of filmset

First appearance:

before 1950
One of the 5% newest English words
First recorded in 1950-55; film + set

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Filmset

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

filmset popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 44% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 60% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

filmset usage trend in Literature

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