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edutainment

Syllabification: ed·u·tain·ment
Pronunciation: /ˌejəˈtānmənt
 
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Definition of edutainment in English:

noun

Entertainment, especially computer games, with an educational aspect.
Example sentences
  • The company also failed because it jumped on the wrong technological boat, multimedia edutainment for CD-Roms.
  • There is nothing new in Father Christmas, but edutainment - or infotainment - is an American concept steadily establishing itself in this country.
  • Death in Rome offers more edutainment from the BBC.

Origin

1980s: blend of education and entertainment.

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