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webisode

Syllabification: web·i·sode
Pronunciation: /ˈwebiˌsōd
 
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Definition of webisode in English:

noun

1An original episode derived from a television series, made for online viewing.
Example sentences
  • Unfortunately, we will not be able to provide all webisodes of our shows for free.
  • If ‘The Office’ repeats on NBC aren't enough for you, Webisodes of the show debut on nbc.com July 13.
  • Average Joe interest in advertising continues to rise, whether it be a Jerry Seinfeld ‘Webisode’ or a TV spot touting fried chicken as part of a healthy diet.
1.1An online video that presents an original short film or promotes a product, movie, or television series.
Example sentences
  • Guests, including Def and Q-Tip, gathered in a cozy Williamsburg studio to record, and watching the fly-on-the-wall webisodes, it looks like a ton of freewheelin' fun.
  • Burnett produced a series of more than 100 Webisodes, or short Web-based films, that followed Army recruits through basic training
  • The original plan was to create several 10 - minute "Webisodes" for the now-defunct Digital Entertainment Network, a streaming-video Web site.

Origin

1990s: blend of Web and episode.

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