Meaning of TELEVISION in English


noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: French télévision, from télé- tele- + vision vision Date: 1907 an electronic system of transmitting transient images of fixed or moving objects together with sound over a wire or through space by apparatus that converts light and sound into electrical waves and reconverts them into visible light rays and audible sound, a ~ receiving set, 3. the ~ broadcasting industry, ~ as a medium of communication

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