closed-circuit

adjective
closed-cir·​cuit | \ ˈklōz(d)-ˈsər-kət How to pronounce closed-circuit (audio) \

Definition of closed-circuit

: used in, shown on, or being a television installation in which the signal is transmitted by wire to a limited number of receivers

First Known Use of closed-circuit

1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Closed-circuit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/closed-circuit. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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closed-circuit

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of closed-circuit

used to describe a television system that sends its signal through wires to a limited number of televisions

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