Infotainment



[in-fuh-teyn-muh nt] /ˌɪn fəˈteɪn mənt/

noun
1.
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2.
television or radio programs that treat factual material in an entertaining manner, as by including dramatic elements.
3.
factual material that is both informative and entertaining.
/ˌɪnfəʊˈteɪnmənt/
noun
1.
(in television) the practice of presenting serious or instructive subjects in a style designed primarily to be entertaining
n.

1983, from info- + entertainment.

noun

Televisions programs that teach while entertaining: ”infotainment,” an information-entertainment program

[1983+; fr information + entertainment]

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