Infomercial meaning

ĭn'fə-mûr'shəl
A relatively long commercial in the format of a television program.
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A long TV commercial, often made to resemble a talk-show, educational demonstration, interview, etc.
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An especially long television commercial, typically between thirty minutes and one hour long, that is usually sold as a block to advertisers late at night to fund the operations of a television network.
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Origin of infomercial

  • info(rmation) (com)mercial
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Blend of information and commercial
    From Wiktionary