diegetic

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Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Ancient Greek διηγητικός (diēgētikós).

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  • IPA(key): /ˌdaɪəˈd͡ʒɛtɪk/

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diegetic (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to diegesis.
  2. (film) (of film music) Occurring as part of the action (rather than as background), and able to be heard by the film's characters.

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