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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A transparent material on which images are photographed at greatly reduced size v. - Record on a transparent material.

Usage examples (37)
  • Often the microfilm is worn out and no effort is made to improve the situation.
  • I'm buried in microfilm and old court records, and don't expect to emerge until after the conference.
  • Common situations: Ten years ago, records of interest to genealogists were available primarily in microfilm format.
  • But the Web site did show what kind of microfilm I needed. for more
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