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English definition of “docusoap”


noun [C]     /ˈdɒ.kjuː.səʊp/ US  /ˈdɑː.kjuː.soʊp/
an entertaining programme about the lives of real people, especially people who live in the same place or do the same job: Have you seen the new docusoap about driving instructors?Programmes and other broadcasts
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