cume


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cume

 (kyo͞om)
n. Informal
1.
a. The cumulative audience of a product or channel in broadcasting or advertising.
b. The cumulative gross income from the theatrical release of a movie.
2. The cumulative grade point average of a student.

[Short for cumulative.]
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The like happened at Cume, during the time of the democracy, which Thrasymachus destroyed; and whoever considers what has happened in other states may perceive the same revolutions to have arisen from the same causes.
"But our audience numbers didn't grow as quickly as the population did, so our cume rating dropped.
More gainers than losers here as + 3.3 CBS A/C KYXY takes top spot (3.7-3.4-7.0) on #3 cume and just 0.7 ahead of 2nd place + 1.0 iHeart CHR KHTS-F (5.3-6.1-6.3) with a top cume 83,000 over + 0.7, 4th place iHeart Hot A/C KMYI (4.7-5.1-5.4).
iHeart A/C KOST (5.2-7.0-12.2) gets a +5.2 Holiday jump, 7.5 share lead and 1.73 million cume (16% of the total market) ahead of unscathed and steady iHeart Hot A/C KBIG (4.7-4.7-4.7).
Most recently, "Pi" collected $1.6 million, up 2% over the previous weekend for a cume of $114.4 million Stateside, while "Lincoln" fell just 9% for a weekend take of $1.5 million and a cume of nearly $180 million.
Cox Urban A/C WHQT takes #1 share honors 7.7-7.8-9.1 with super TSL from only the #12 ranked cume: 2.1 ahead of A/C WLYT posting 7.1-7.2-7.0 for 2nd place share with a 1.245 million first place cume.
The Sony-distributed Oscar pic contender did stellar biz in Germany, where it dropped a mere 20% in its third frame to $6.4 million for a cume of more than $30 million.
iHeart again, with an Xmas 1.8 gain, 4.1-5.2-7.0 and top cume by roughly 92k.
Still playing in 31 overseas markets, "Skyfall" totaled $35.4 million in its 14th frame, lifting its international cume to $776.6 million.
Curtis Media Country WQDR grows their #1 share 9.4-10.6-11.4 and moves up a notch to #3 cume. 2nd place Capitol Broadcasting A/C WRAL 7.2-6.8-6.9 keeps the #1 cume 487-504-496k.
Meanwhile, sliding from first to third place internationally, Summit's "Twilight" finale, "Breaking Dawn--Part 2," grossed $22.6 million in its fourth overseas frame, bringing its cume to $483 million, a franchise best, surpassing the previous installment's $431 million overseas tally.
#1 share is a tie between Entercom Classic Rock KSEG, 6.8-7.3-7.8 (also #1 cume 538k) and iHeart N/T KBFK-A/F 6.0-6.9-7.8.