airplay

noun air·play \ -ˌplā \
|Updated on: 16 Jul 2018

Definition of airplay

: the playing of a musical recording on the air by a radio station
  • a song getting a lot of airplay

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First Known Use of airplay

1942

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  • : time when a musical recording is played by a radio station


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