from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Music composed for the Indian popular film industry, using traditional and modern instruments, with melodies and vocal styles derived from Indian folk and classical music.
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- n. Music written especially for Bollywood films.
From Hindi filmī, cinematographic, from film, film, from English film.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)