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       1. the offspring of spoken and written word content combined for entertainment purposes.

       2. a hybrid of a podcast and a book.

As used in a sentence:


​She says she can’t wait to download the latest pybrid so she can listen to it and read it on the plane.


Pybrids were invented to help monetize book publishing by creating recurring revenue streams via subscription models or dynamic ad insertion, and reach the younger generation of readers/listeners who multitask while consuming media.

Origin of pybrid: First recorded in 2018, invented by author and podcasting software executive Jimmy Gleacher. Pybrid is derived from the Latin words päd kast, and liber, a crossbreed of forms of digital media. 

Synonyms for pybrid: N/A 

Examples of pybrids on the web: THE BAD DEACON

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