Film expansion

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Film expansion
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Terms in film material
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  1. Perspicacity
    shrewdness, cleverness, sharpness
  2. Ambivalence
    doubt,fluctuation
  3. Ambiguity
    vagueness,obscurity
  4. Iconography
    setof recognized images, symbols
  5. Ellipses
    truncations,leaps
  6. Stentorian
    loud,powerful, booming
  7. Elegy
    poem,speech        
  8. Delineation
    describesomething, portray something
  9. Oneiric
    inor like a dream
  10. Opacity
    cloudiness,dullness
  11. Ersatz
    fake, artificial
  12. Detritus
    debris, rubbish
  13. Tableau
    Montague,representation
  14. Ambivalent
    havingmixed, uncertain, or conflicting feelings
  15. Anathema
    abomination,loathing, curse
  16. Enigma
    mystery
  17. Laconic
    terse, brief, short
  18. Beneficence
    generosity, charity
  19. Austere
    serious, grim, severe
  20. Tangentially
    loosely,indirectly, peripherally
  21. Synecdoche
    figureof speech in which the word for part means the whole
  22. Venial
    forgivable,excusable
  23. Analogue
    equivalent, similarity
  24. Dramaturgical
    art of theater
  25. Fulcrum
    pivot,hinge, point
  26. Alacrity
    eagerness,quickness, speed
  27. Incredulously
    skeptically
  28. Undulations
    waves,crinkles, flutters
  29. Modulations
    inflections,variations
  30. Convivial
    friendly, social
  31. Pedagogical
    informative, academic
  32. Inexorably
    inevitably, unalterable
  33. Dialectic
    tension, discussion
  34. Eschew
    avoid, shun
  35. Epistemological
    the study of the nature of knowledge, in particular its foundations, scope, and validity
  36. Ancillary
    providing support, secondary
  37. Semiotics
    study of signs
  38. Inductive
    reaching conclusion based on observation; generalizing to produce a universal claim/principle
  39. Deductive
    (logical)
  40. Belies
    give false impression/disguise the true nature of something
  41. Capacious
    roomy, ample
  42. Superannuated
    aged, retired
  43. Presages
    omens, warnings
  44. Ameliorate
    better, upgrade, improve
  45. Unwieldy
    awkward, bulky, cumbersome
  46. Eidetic
    able to recall with startling accuracy
  47. Unequivocally
    clearly, obviously
  48. Seminal
     influential, pivotal
  49. Intelligible
    clear, plain, lucid
  50. Coterminous    
    Having the same boundaries or extent in space, time, or meaning
  51. Denotative
    specific, direct
  52. Connotative
    implied/suggesting additional meaning
  53. Paradigmatic
    classic, typical, stock
  54. Syntagmatic
    the function and behavior of a word or phrase within a syntactic unit
  55. Synecdoche
    figure of speech

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