Dubbing
Dubbing Dub"bing, n. 1. The act of dubbing, as a knight, etc. [1913 Webster]

2. The act of rubbing, smoothing, or dressing; a dressing off smooth with an adz. [1913 Webster]

3. A dressing of flour and water used by weavers; a mixture of oil and tallow for dressing leather; daubing. [1913 Webster]

4. The body substance of an angler's fly. --Davy. [1913 Webster]


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  • Dubbing —    Dubbing foreign films was introduced in Spain in 1932, and was carried out for years largely at Trilla La Riva, a Barcelona company. It was in the Catalan capital that the practice flourished in the prewar years. The practice of shooting… …   Guide to cinema

  • Dubbing —    Dubbing foreign films was introduced in Spain in 1932, and was carried out for years largely at Trilla La Riva, a Barcelona company. It was in the Catalan capital that the practice flourished in the prewar years. The practice of shooting… …   Historical dictionary of Spanish cinema

  • dubbing — ● dubbing nom masculin (anglais dubbing, dégras) Manière de fixer, sur la soie poissée d une ligne de pêche, des poils d animaux destinés à imiter le corps des insectes artificiels …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • dubbing — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 7}}[wym. dabing] {{/stl 7}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż IIa, D. u, blm {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} zastąpienie w filmie dźwiękowym jednego języka innym : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Film z dubbingiem. <ang.> {{/stl 10}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Dubbing —    Ever since the arrival of sound, Italians have watched (or rather heard) all foreign language films in their own language. The practice of dubbing foreign films, now not only accepted but generally demanded by Italian audiences themselves, was …   Historical dictionary of Italian cinema

  • dubbing — dubbing1 /dub ing/, n. 1. the conferring of knighthood; accolade. 2. Angling. the material used for the body of an artificial fly. 3. dubbin. [1250 1300; ME; see DUB1, ING1] dubbing2 /dub ing/, n. the act or process of furnishing a film or tape… …   Universalium

  • dubbing —    The compulsory dubbing of foreign films into Spanish was introduced in 1941, and provided the censorship apparatus of the Franco regime with an additional means of controlling the content of films by manipulating the dialogue. References to… …   Encyclopedia of contemporary Spanish culture

  • Dubbing — Dub|bing 〈[dʌ̣b ] n.; od. s; unz.; Popmusik〉 das Spielen von Popmusik in der Stilrichtung des Dub (bes. im Reggae) * * * Dub|bing [ dabɪŋ ], das; s, s [engl. dubbing, zu: to dub = synchronisieren] (Technik): das Überspielen, Kopieren von Video od …   Universal-Lexikon

  • dubbing — Daubing Daub ing, n. 1. The act of one who daubs; that which is daubed. [1913 Webster] 2. A rough coat of mortar put upon a wall to give it the appearance of stone; rough cast. [1913 Webster] 3. In currying, a mixture of fish oil and tallow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dubbing — Dub Dub (d[u^]b), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dubbed} (d[u^]bd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dubbing}.] [AS. dubban to strike, beat ( dubbade his sunu . . . to r[=i]dere. AS. Chron. an. 1086); akin to Icel. dubba; cf. OF. adouber (prob. fr. Icel.) a chevalier,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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