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technicolor (n.)

"vivid color," 1946, earlier as a trademark name (Technicolor, registered in U.S. 1917) for a process of making color movies, from technical + color (n.). As an adjective from 1940.

updated on May 04, 2014

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Definitions of technicolor from WordNet

technicolor (n.)
a trademarked method of making color motion pictures;
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