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Definitions of celluloid:
  • noun:   highly flammable substance made from cellulose nitrate and camphor; used in e.g. motion-picture and X-ray film; its use has decreased with the development of nonflammable thermoplastics
  • noun:   a medium that disseminates moving pictures
    Example: "Theater pieces transferred to celluloid"
  • adjective:   artificial as if portrayed in a film
    Example: "A novel with flat celluloid characters"

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