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episode

noun [C] uk   /ˈep.ɪ.səʊd/ us    /-soʊd/

episode noun [C] (EVENT)

B2 a single event or group of related events: This latest episode in the fraud scandal has shocked a lot of people. The drugs, the divorce and the depression - it's an episode in his life that he wants to forget.

episode noun [C] (PART OF STORY)

B2 one of the single parts into which a story is divided, especially when it is broadcast on the television or radio
(Definition of episode from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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