Technicolor® /tekˈni-kul-ər/
A process of colour photography in motion pictures in which films of the same scene, using different filters, are projected simultaneously
techˈnicolour adjective
1. (modelled on above) in artificially or exaggeratedly bright, colours
2. Garishly romanticized
techˈnicoloured adjective
technicolour yawn noun (slang)
Vomit, in reference to its variegated appearance

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  • technicolor — [ tɛknikɔlɔr ] n. m. • 1938; n. déposé, mot angl., de technic « technique » et color « couleur » ♦ Procédé de cinéma en couleurs. Film en technicolor. Une « superproduction en technicolor avec martyrs, fauves et bains de dames » (Butor). Par ext …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Technicolor — steht für: ein Verfahren zur Herstellung von Farbfilmen, siehe Technicolor (Verfahren) einen börsennotiertes französisches Elektronikunternehmen, siehe Technicolor (Konzern) eine physikalische Theorie, siehe Technicolor (Physik) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • technicolor — 1946, transferred from Technicolor, trademark (reg. 1917 U.S.), from TECHNICAL (Cf. technical) + COLOR (Cf. color) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Technicolor — ► NOUN trademark 1) a process of colour cinematography using synchronized monochrome films, each of a different colour, to produce a colour print. 2) (technicolor or Brit. also technicolour) informal vivid colour. DERIVATIVES technicolored (Brit …   English terms dictionary

  • Technicolor — Tech ni*col or, n. [a treadmark] the name of one process used for color cinematography; also used attributively. [trademark] [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • technicolor® — {{hw}}{{technicolor®}}{{/hw}}s. m. inv. Nome commerciale di un sistema tecnico di fabbricazione e di stampa di pellicole cinematografiche a colori | In –t, (fig., fam.) a colori sgargianti …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • technicolor — (Amer.) adj. having very many bright colours (also technicolour) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • technicolor — (izg. tehnikòlōr) m DEFINICIJA film. 1. specijalna tehnika snimanja u boji na vrpci sa 3 sloja, od kojih je svaki osjetljiv na jednu od 3 temeljne boje 2. razg. film u boji ETIMOLOGIJA engl., tvorničko ime proizvoda© …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Technicolor — ☆ Technicolor [tek′ni kul΄ər ] trademark for a process of making color films by combining several separate, synchronized negatives each of which is sensitive to a single color n. [t ] 1. this process 2. bright, intense colors technicolored adj …   English World dictionary

  • Technicolor — This article is about the film processing trademark. For the parent company of the same name, see Technicolor SA. For other uses, see Technicolor (disambiguation). A title card for a Walt Disney Donald Duck cartoon with an in Technicolor credit.… …   Wikipedia

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