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quiz show

n.
A television or radio program in which the contestants' knowledge is tested by questioning, with some contestants winning money or prizes.

quiz′ show`


n.
a radio or television program in which contestants compete, often for prizes, by answering questions. Also called quiz′ pro`gram. Compare game show.
[1940–45]
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