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1.
1. In literature or entertainment, a segment of a series.

2. In medicine, an instance of a medical condition.
1. Television series are shown in episodes.

2. When ill, a person may experience episodes of dizzyness or faintness.
by Downstrike May 23, 2004
 
2.
Difficult times; trials and tribulations. A wordfit caused by a medical condition (usually epilepsy)
I went through an episode getting out of debt.
by Hotobu June 30, 2003