Episodic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌepɪˈsɑːdɪk|  American pronunciation of the word episodic
Brit.  |ˌɛpɪˈsɒdɪk|  British pronunciation of the word episodic

adjective

- of writing or narration; divided into or composed of episodes

the book is episodic and the incidents don't always hang together

- occurring or appearing at usually irregular intervals(syn: occasional)

episodic in his affections

- limited in duration to a single episode

an account concerned primarily with episodic events such as the succession of rulers

Examples

...the long novel was filmed for television as an episodic movie that was shown over the course of five evenings...

...malaria is characterized by episodic attacks of chills and fever that coincide with mass destruction of blood cells...

the book is episodic and the incidents don't always hang together

an account concerned primarily with episodic events such as the succession of rulers

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