Define: Daypart

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Definition: Daypart


Quick Summary of Daypart


In radio and TV broadcasting, fairly standard divisions (based on audience composition) of a 24-hour day for scheduling commercials.



What is the dictionary definition of Daypart?

Dictionary Definition


television, radio A part of the day in which a type of radio or television program apropos for that time period is aired.


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Full Definition of Daypart


In broadcast programming, dayparting is the practice of dividing the broadcast day into several parts, in which a different type of radio or television program apropos for that time period is aired. Television programs are most often geared toward a particular demographic, and what the target audience typically engages in at that time.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Daypart are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 25th March, 2020