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cable television


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A television distribution system in which station signals, picked up by elevated antennas, are delivered by cable to the receivers of subscribers. Also called cable TV, community antenna television.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Television received through coaxial cables.

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

  • n. television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver
  • n. a television system that transmits over cables


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