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English definition of “episodic”

episodic

adjective (STORY)    /ˌep.ɪˈsɒd.ɪk/ US  /-ˈsɑː.dɪk/ formal
describes stories that are divided into several parts , especially when they are broadcast on the television or radio : an episodic drama series Types of film, play, book etc.
(Definition of episodic adjective (STORY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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