Meaning of animatic

an•i•mat•ic

Pronunciation: (an"u-mat'ik), [key]
— Advertising.
—n.
  1. a preliminary form of a television commercial consisting of a series of drawings with a voice-over, prepared chiefly for test-marketing.
—adj.
  1. of or pertaining to animatics.
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