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telepic

Syllabification: tel·e·pic
Pronunciation: /ˈteləˌpik
 
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Definition of telepic in English:

noun

informal
A movie made for television.
Example sentences
  • Writers' residuals for original programming on basic cable, ranging from series to telepics for Disney Channel, will also be bumped up.
  • She has also appeared as a bit player in several telepics including ‘Cinderella’ and ‘Andersonville.’
  • Of that available content, 75% will be originals ranging from series such as The Sopranos and Sex and the City to HBO sports and telepics.

Origin

blend of television and epic.

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