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soap opera

noun [C]
 
 
( informal soap)
B1 a series of television or radio programmes that continues over a long period and is about the lives of a group of charactersProgrammes and other broadcasts
Translations of “soap opera”
in Chinese (Traditional) 肥皂劇…
in Russian мыльная опера…
in Turkish pembe dizi, melodram dizisi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肥皂剧…
in Polish opera mydlana…
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