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sportscast

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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

Full Definition of sportscast

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

sports·cast·er play \-ˌkas-tər\ noun

Origin of sportscast

sport + broadcast


First Known Use: 1941


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