variants: or Hooper rating \ ¦hu̇pəˈrāt|iŋ , ¦hüp-​ , -​āt| , |ēŋ \
plural -s

Definition of Hooperating

: a percentage indication of the number of radios or television sets tuned to a particular program at a particular time rain on a Sunday raises Hooperatings— Saul Carson the most glamorous, high Hooperating show on the air— Frederic Wakeman

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History and Etymology for Hooperating

after Claude E. Hooper †1954 American statistician

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