dramatization[dram′ə ti zā′s̸hən, drä′mə-]
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- the act of dramatizing
- a dramatized version, as of a novel
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The act or art of dramatizing: the dramatization of a novel.
- A work adapted for dramatic presentation: a dramatization by actors of actual recorded events.