Entertainment / Literature / Episode: A scene involving the actors' dialogue and action rather than the chorus's singing, or sections of such scenes in a Classical Greek tragedy. Divisions separating the episodes were called stasima. During the stasima, the chorus sang. Note that Greek tragedies were performed without any breaks or intermissions.
Episode Noun Synonyms: event, incident, occurrence, happening, experience, adventure, affair, matter
Episode Adjective Synonyms: chapter, scene, instalment, part
Science / Psychiatry / Amok: seen in South-East Asia. Outburst of aggressive behaviour in which the patient runs amok during a depressive episode MORE
Science / Psychiatry / Cataplexy: Episodes of sudden bilateral loss of muscle tone resulting in the individual collapsing, often in association with intense emotions such as laughter, anger, fear, or surprise. MORE