Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A film or television biography, often with fictionalized episodes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A motion picture based on the life (or lives) of a real, rather than fictional, person (or people).

Etymologies

Blend of biographical and picture (Wiktionary)

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  • A motion picture based on the life (or lives) of a real, rather than fictional, person (or people). (Wiktionary)

    June 6, 2008