station break

noun
Updated on: 16 Mar 2018

Definition of station break

: a pause in a radio or television broadcast for announcement of the identity of the network or station; also : an announcement or advertisement during this pause

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First Known Use of station break

1931


STATION BREAK Defined for English Language Learners

station break

Definition of station break for English Language Learners

  • : a pause in a broadcast during which a radio or TV station announces its name or runs an advertisement


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