Definition of 'animation'
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Disney's first two attempts at setting up animation studios in Kansas failed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But it feels as though we are in a period of suspended animation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The character animation is also a cut above. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Soon they were mixing his animations with her poems. Times, Sunday Times (2010)His expressive face shines through the computer animation. The Sun (2009)The original investment in the animation studio could be counted in the millions. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In general the services that require you to download have better graphics and animations. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He spent hours making animation films using apples in the kitchen. The Sun (2010)Flash was admired by designers for its facility to produce animation and moving graphics. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Character animations are fluid and the streets and back alleys all have a sense of life about them. The Sun (2016)Live action is mixed with animation. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That's the difference between live action and animation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)French and Italian companies have outsourced animation production work there. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The colourful 3D animation of the exotic fish is at least nice to look at. The Sun (2013)And time can go into suspended animation for 18 months. The Sun (2010)This means adopting the crystal-clear storytelling techniques of the acclaimed animation studio. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Combining animation and live action, this has all the ingredients of a modern classic. The Sun (2009)Everything these days is much faster - with high production animation. The Sun (2008)The Canadian region is a major film and animation hotspot. The Sun (2016)Choose from these three fabulous 3D animations. The Sun (2014)Secondly, the character animation is ten years behind the times. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The company 1927 mixes performance with animation to brilliant effect. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There were some creatures that looked like they'd been cooked up with computer animation. The Sun (2011)Still, this and the stunning look and animation of the robots in disguise are the main draw. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'animation'
British English: animation NOUN
Animation is the process of making films in which drawings appear to move.
Definition of animation from the Collins English Dictionary
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