miniseries

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noun mini·se·ries \ˈmi-nē-ˌsir-(ˌ)ēz\

Definition of miniseries

  1. :  a television production of a story presented in sequential episodes

1972

First Known Use of miniseries

1972


MINISERIES Defined for English Language Learners

miniseries

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noun mini·se·ries \ˈmi-nē-ˌsir-(ˌ)ēz\

Definition of miniseries for English Language Learners

  • : a story on television that is shown in two or more parts on different days


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