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family hour

noun, Television Informal.
1.
any broadcast period from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. when programs of general interest to the family are broadcast.
Also called family time.
Origin of family hour
1970-1975
First recorded in 1970-75
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Contemporary definitions for family hour
noun

a time during the evening when families are together talking, working on homework, or being entertained

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