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magic lantern

noun as in film projector

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Molotov's Magic Lantern is a worthy addition to the growing canon of Russophile literature.

Fans of Garton Ash should also seek his superb work of reportage, The Magic Lantern, on what he saw and experienced in 1989.

We may best give our reader a glimpse of our meaning, if we compare a spirit to a picture projected on a sheet by a magic lantern.

Poetry produces an illusion on the eye of the mind, as a magic lantern produces an illusion on the eye of the body.

The turkey, the magic lantern, the Punch and Judy show were all there, the last with a crowd before it in gaping delight.

But Father Kircher's surest claim to being a practical genius is to be found in his invention of the magic lantern.

I have known him to slip away and spend the entire evening at a little magic lantern show intended for children.


On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to magic lantern, such as: overhead projector, projector, slide projector, and stereopticon.

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