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Bol·ly·wood

 (bŏl′ē-wo͝od′)n.

The Hindi-language film industry based in Mumbai, characterized by lengthy films with melodramatic plots and flamboyant musical numbers.

Bollywood

(ˈbɒlɪˌwʊd) n

(Film)

informal

a. the Indian film industry

b. (as modifier): a Bollywood star.

[C20: from Bo(mbay) + (Ho)llywood]

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Noun 1. Bollywood – the film industry of India

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Bollywood

n (inf) → Bollywood nt (inf, die indische Filmindustrie)

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