Definition of miniseries in English:

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miniseries

Pronunciation: /ˈmɪnɪˌsɪərɪz/

noun (plural same)

A television drama shown in a small number of episodes, often on consecutive nights.
Example sentences
  • A television miniseries produced in 1997 stuck much closer to the novel; unfortunately, Warner Bros. has not released it on DVD.
  • Being a made-for-TV miniseries for Canadian television, production values are about as poor as you might expect.
  • The SciFi Network's new Dune miniseries begins Sunday night.

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