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  • adj. episodic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as episodic.


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  • I really didn't like the episodical formula of Star Trek, which continually followed the same pattern on every episode.

    Filmstalker: Star Trek series pitch revealed

  • Babylon 5 changed that for me and gave me a huge five series long episodical story which was truly epic, growing from strength to strength, it was superb.

    Filmstalker: Star Trek series pitch revealed

  • It was from this fascinating path — the scene to me of so much delicious musing, when life was young and promised to be happy, that I have been unable to pass it over without an episodical description — it was, I say, from this romantic path that Butler saw the morning arise the day after the murder of

    The Heart of Mid-Lothian

  • We have selected the following episodical chapter in preference to anything relating to the mere story of George Barnwell, with which most readers are familiar.

    Novels by Eminent Hands

  • Trading and relative wealth are merely episodical in such a scheme.

    A Modern Utopia

  • I am specially pleased with; the last being an episodical bogie story about the Bass Rock told there by the Keeper.

    Vailima Letters

  • But, to have done with these episodical observations, let me return to the more specious slavery which chains the very soul of woman, keeping her for ever under the bondage of ignorance.

    A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

  • Many applications are episodical, they don't became regular and are not united into a system.

    Leonid Vitaliyevich Kantorovich - Prize Lecture

  • Mrs. Peniston was one of the episodical persons who form the padding of life.

    The House of Mirth

  • Cnemon, who recognises them as those of his late fellow captives, lead to a long episodical narration from the old gentleman, during which

    Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine — Volume 54, No. 333, July 1843


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