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cable television

noun

: a system in which television signals are sent through cables rather than through the air

Full Definition of CABLE TELEVISION

:  a system of television reception in which signals from distant stations are picked up by a master antenna and sent by cable to the individual receivers of paying subscribers —called also cable TV
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First Known Use of CABLE TELEVISION

1951
CABLE TELEVISION Defined for Kids

cable television

noun

Definition of CABLE TELEVISION for Kids

:  a television system in which paying customers receive the television signals over electrical wires

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