Meaning of V-CHIP in English


V-chip /ˈviː tʃɪp/ BrE AmE noun [countable]

[ Date: 1900-2000 ; Origin: violence chip ]

an electronic ↑ chip in a television that allows parents to prevent their children from watching programmes that are violent or have sex in them

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