Hollywood
I. noun Etymology: Hollywood, district of Los Angeles, Calif. Date: 1923 the American motion-picture industry • Hollywoodish adjective II. adjective Date: 1928 1. of or characteristic of people in the American motion-picture industry <
the Hollywood lifestyle
>
2. of or characteristic of a Hollywood film <
a story with a Hollywood happy ending
>
III. geographical name 1. section of Los Angeles, California NW of the downtown district 2. city SE Florida N of Miami population 139,357

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hollywood — Hollywood …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HOLLYWOOD — est un symbole. «La Mecque du cinéma» selon Cendrars; elle fut le centre de la production cinématographique pendant plus d’un demi siècle. La fondation du cinéma américain à Hollywood ne fut, au départ, qu’un épisode de la guerre des brevets;… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hollywood — Hollywood, AL U.S. town in Alabama Population (2000): 950 Housing Units (2000): 404 Land area (2000): 8.911862 sq. miles (23.081615 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.014956 sq. miles (0.038737 sq. km) Total area (2000): 8.926818 sq. miles (23.120352… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hollywood — (Батуми,Грузия) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: Georgian Unker Street 4, 6100 Б …   Каталог отелей

  • Hollywood — es un barrio de Los Ángeles y su nombre se asocia con la sede de la industria del cine estadounidense. Hollywood fue fundado en 1857. Aunque, según la leyenda, el nombre procede de las palabras inglesas holy (sagrado) y wood (bosque, en este caso …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hollywood — region near Los Angeles, named for the ranch that once stood there, which was named by Deida Wilcox, wife of Horace H. Wilcox, Kansas City real estate man, when they moved there in 1886. They began selling off building lots in 1891 and the… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Hollywood — (izg. hòlivud) m DEFINICIJA područje Los Angelesa, Kalifornija, SAD, u kojem je od 1911. središte američke filmske industrije; popularno nazvan »tvornica snova« …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Hollywood — [häl′ē wood΄] [ HOLLY + WOOD1] 1. section of Los Angeles, Calif., once the site of many U.S. film studios; hence, the U.S. film industry or its life, world, etc. 2. city on the SE coast of Fla.: pop. 139,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Hollywood — This article is about the district in Los Angeles. For information about the American film industry, see Cinema of the United States. For other uses, see Hollywood (disambiguation). Hollywood   District of Los Angeles   …   Wikipedia

  • Hollywood — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Hollywood (homonymie). Hollywood StarStruck Town / Tinseltown …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hollywood — Para otros usos de este término, véase Hollywood (desambiguación). El famoso cartel de Hollywood …   Wikipedia Español

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