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docudrama

[dok-yuh-drah-muh, -dram-uh] /ˈdɒk yəˌdrɑ mə, -ˌdræm ə/
noun, Television.
1.
a fictionalized drama based primarily on actual events.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; docu(mentary) + drama
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docudramatist
[dok-yuh-dram-uh-tist, -drah-muh-] /ˈdɒk yəˌdræm ə tɪst, -ˌdrɑ mə-/ (Show IPA),
noun
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docudrama

/ˈdɒkjʊˌdrɑːmə/
noun
1.
a film or television programme based on true events, presented in a dramatized form
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