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zitcom

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EtymologyEdit

Blend of zit and sitcom.

NounEdit

zitcom (plural zitcoms)

  1. A sitcom aimed at a teen audience or revolving around teen characters.
    • 2009, Belinda Luscombe, "Making New Mileys: Disney's Teen-Star Factory", Time, 22 October 2009:
      Each of these youngsters was given a TV show — the so-called zitcom — followed usually by a recording contract with Disney-owned Hollywood Records, songs in heavy rotation on Radio Disney and on Disney-movie sound tracks, a concert tour with Disney-owned Buena Vista Concerts and tie-in merchandise throughout the Disney stores.

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