teletext

noun
tele·​text | \ˈte-lə-ˌtekst \

Definition of teletext 

: a system for broadcasting text over an unused portion of a television signal and displaying it on a decoder-equipped television set — compare videotex

Examples of teletext in a Sentence

Television stations use teletext to show sports scores and news.

First Known Use of teletext

1974, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of teletext was in 1974

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teletext

noun

English Language Learners Definition of teletext

: a system for broadcasting written information on television

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