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noun sports·cast \ˈspȯrts-ˌkast\

Simple Definition of sportscast

  • : a television or radio broadcast of a sports event or of news about sports

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sportscast

  1. :  a radio or television broadcast of a sports event or of information about sports


play \-ˌkas-tər\ noun

Origin and Etymology of sportscast

sport + broadcast

First Known Use: 1941

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