[in-fuh-teyn-muh nt] /ˌɪn fəˈteɪn mənt/
television or radio programs that treat factual material in an entertaining manner, as by including dramatic elements.
factual material that is both informative and entertaining.
(in television) the practice of presenting serious or instructive subjects in a style designed primarily to be entertaining
1983, from info- + entertainment.
Televisions programs that teach while entertaining: ”infotainment,” an information-entertainment program
[1983+; fr information + entertainment]
noun abbreviation for information technology Usage Note computing slang Short for information technology. The hardware, software, and associated technology and businesses that compose or are related to the practice and business of information technology. Infotech was the dominant sector in the sharp economic growth experienced in the United States during the 1990s.
- Infoword office
tool A suite of applications for Unix including a word processor, spreadsheet and database. Light Infocon S.A. (http://light.com.br/). (1998-07-21)
Introversion iNtuition Feeling Perception (Myers-Briggs [personality] Type Indicator)
[in-fruh] /ˈɪn frə/ adverb 1. below, especially when used in referring to parts of a text. 1. a prefix meaning “below,” used, with second elements of any origin, in the formation of compound words: infrasonic; infrared. [oo t in-frah; English uht in-fruh] /ʊt ˈɪn frɑ; English ʌt ˈɪn frə/ Latin. 1. as (stated or shown) […]