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[mass noun] A technique of widescreen cinematography in which 70 mm film is projected through a fisheye lens on to a hemispherical screen.[as modifier] ‘an Omnimax theatre’
- ‘The new Colosseum will be 100 feet high and constructed on land formerly occupied by the Omnimax movie theater.’
1970s: from omni- ‘everywhere’+ maximum.
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