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[mass noun] Entertainment provided by films or other presentations that is intended both to inform and entertain.
- ‘The schedule includes news and weather, traffic report, infotainment, edutainment, docutainment, travel and language teaching.’
- ‘It's a well-made documentary film, the ultimate in docutainment.’
1970s: from docu- + entertainment.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.