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.avi files are containers for the elements of the movie, and can be produced with various codecs. Some are compatible, some aren't.

Try opening them with MPEGStreamclip, and if successful, export to Quicktime and use the Apple Intermediate Codec option, and they should then be accepted by iMovie.
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