edutainment

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ed·u·tain·ment

 (ĕj′o͞o-tān′mənt, ĕj′ə-)
n.
1. The act of learning through a medium that both educates and entertains.
2. Any of various media, such as computer software, that educate and entertain.

edutainment

(ˌɛdjʊˈteɪnmənt)
n
(Education) the presentation of informative or educational material in an entertaining style
[C20: from edu(cation) + (enter)tainment]

ed•u•tain•ment

(ˌɛdʒ ʊˈteɪn mənt)

n.
television programs, books, software, etc., that are both educational and entertaining, esp. those intended primarily for school-age children.
[1970–75, Amer.; edu (cation) + (enter) tainment]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.edutainment - entertainment that is intended to be educational
entertainment, amusement - an activity that is diverting and that holds the attention
Translations

edutainment

[ˌɛdʒʊˈteɪnmənt] njeux mpl éducatifs

edutainment

nEdutainment nt
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