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video piracy

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Definition of video piracy in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The unauthorized and illegal production and sale of copies of commercial video films.
Example sentences
  • As is the wont with all our film heroes who wax eloquent on the plague of video piracy only when their films are slated for a release, Chiranjeevi too was no exception.
  • Thanks to video piracy, the film industry in the country is losing about Rs.300 crores every year.
  • Then, it looks like they're not using MP3, which puts it on a par with attempting to counter VHS video piracy by ensuring swift release of films on the Video 2000 format.

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