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counterprogramming

noun coun·ter·pro·gram·ming \ˌkan-tər-ˈprō-ˌgra-miŋ, -grə-\

Definition of COUNTERPROGRAMMING

:  the scheduling of programs by television networks so as to attract audiences away from simultaneously telecast programs of competitors
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First Known Use of COUNTERPROGRAMMING

circa 1966

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