community antenna television


community antenna television
System of television reception in which signals from distant stations are picked up by large antenna and transmitted by cable to individual paying customers

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • community antenna television — comˌmunity anˈtenna ˌtelevision abbreviation CATV noun [uncountable] a television system in which television signals are received by one large piece of receiving equipment and then sold to people living in the local town, city, or area * * *… …   Financial and business terms

  • community antenna television — (CATV) System of television reception in which signals from distant stations are picked up by large antenna and transmitted by cable to individual paying customers …   Black's law dictionary

  • community antenna television — noun Date: 1953 cable television …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • community antenna television —    (CATV)    A term usually applied to urban cable television stations or distributors …   IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

  • community antenna television — noun : cable television herein …   Useful english dictionary

  • Community Antenna Television — ➡ CATV * * * …   Universalium

  • community antenna television. — See CATV. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • community antenna television — commu′nity anten′na tel′evision n. rtv See CATV • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

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  • community antenna — community antenna, a television antenna supplying signals to a number of receivers …   Useful english dictionary