subscription TV

noun

Definition of subscription TV

: pay-TV that broadcasts programs directly over the air to customers provided with a special receiver

called also subscription television

— compare pay-cable, pay-tv

First Known Use of subscription TV

1950, in the meaning defined above

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“Subscription TV.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subscription%20TV. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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