from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal A situation comedy.
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- n. A situation comedy: an episodic comedy television program with a plot or storyline based around a particular humorous situation.
- n. An episode of such a program.
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- n. a humorous drama based on situations that might arise in day-to-day life
- n. a humorous television program based on situations that could arise in everyday life
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