Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun someone who broadcasts on radio or television.
  • noun a mechanical device for scattering something (seed, fertilizer, sand, salt, etc.) in all directions.

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  • noun An organisation that engages in the activity of broadcasting.
  • noun A person whose job it is to broadcast.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun someone who broadcasts on radio or television
  • noun a mechanical device for scattering something (seed or fertilizer or sand etc.) in all directions

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Examples

  • For those of you under thirty, when I use the term broadcaster I’m referring to a TV channel you used to be able to watch without subscribing to cable.

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  • O'Reilly's criticisms of PBS were mostly the same as his criticisms of NPR -- namely, that the public broadcaster is a biased, "far-left" network that excludes conservative voices and thus should not be the recipient of any taxpayer money.

    Bill O'Reilly: PBS Funding Should Be Cut Too (VIDEO)

  • The Welsh-language broadcaster is starting to implement cuts amounting to 24.4% of its £102m budget over the next four years.

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  • HONG KONG — Interest from one of Hong Kong's wealthiest real-estate families in the territory's main television broadcaster is stirring concern about big business's influence on the local media.

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  • O'Reilly's criticisms of PBS were mostly the same as his criticisms of NPR -- namely, that the public broadcaster is a biased, "far-left" network that excludes conservative voices and thus should not be the recipient of any taxpayer money.

    Bill O'Reilly: PBS Funding Should Be Cut Too (VIDEO)

  • Nice to see the impartiality of our national broadcaster is consistent (consistently biased).

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  • The Norwegian public broadcaster is setting up their own Bittorrent tracker and making all of their programs available, free of charge, to the torrent nets at large.

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  • O'Reilly's criticisms of PBS were mostly the same as his criticisms of NPR -- namely, that the public broadcaster is a biased, "far-left" network that excludes conservative voices and thus should not be the recipient of any taxpayer money.

    Bill O'Reilly: PBS Funding Should Be Cut Too (VIDEO)

  • The broadcaster is also likely to explore ways of continuing This is England '86, the critically lauded Shane Meadows drama that ended last night.

    Channel 4 orders two new comedy drama series

  • O'Reilly's criticisms of PBS were mostly the same as his criticisms of NPR -- namely, that the public broadcaster is a biased, "far-left" network that excludes conservative voices and thus should not be the recipient of any taxpayer money.

    Bill O'Reilly: PBS Funding Should Be Cut Too (VIDEO)

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