live steam


Definition of live steam

: steam direct from a boiler and under full pressure

Examples of live steam in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Georgia Aquarium The Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta also has a number of 24-hour live steams on its jellyfish, beluga whales, piranhas and more. Sophie Lewis, CBS News, "These zoos and aquariums are live-streaming animals for people to enjoy during coronavirus isolation," 18 Mar. 2020 An 18-year-old and a 16-year-old have also been charged over distributing the live steam of the Christchurch videos, according to Williams, who is also representing the teens. Julia Hollingsworth, CNN, "Man who shared New Zealand mosque shooting video online jailed for 21 months," 18 June 2019 Also, don’t miss the annual Railway to the Moon Festival Aug. 17 and 18, a celebration of the inventiveness of cog entrepreneur Sylvester Marsh, featuring Victorian-era costumes, live music, live steam art, and more. 603-278-5404, Kari Bodnarchuk,, "Here, there, and everywhere," 18 June 2019

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First Known Use of live steam

1858, in the meaning defined above

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“Live steam.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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