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Television Term of the Week: Miniseries

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1. A miniseries (also mini-series) is a television show production which tells a single story in a limited number of episodes. The number of episodes is variable; however, they are usually limited to fewer than a whole season (13 weeks)…The use of the term “miniseries” is still generally limited to North America.

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