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  1. one-shot(Noun)

    A television programme that is not part of a series.

  2. one-shot(Noun)

    A cinematographic shot of a person talking to camera; a talking head.

  3. one-shot(Adjective)

    needing only a single attempt to become effective.

  4. one-shot(Adjective)



  1. One-shot

    A one-shot is a comic book that is a pilot or a stand-alone story created as a single issue, rather than the more typical series format.

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