community antenna television
noun Date: 1953 cable television

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • community antenna television — comˌmunity anˈtenna ˌtelevision abbreviation CATV noun [uncountable] a television system in which television signals are received by one large piece of receiving equipment and then sold to people living in the local town, city, or area * * *… …   Financial and business terms

  • community antenna television — (CATV) System of television reception in which signals from distant stations are picked up by large antenna and transmitted by cable to individual paying customers …   Black's law dictionary

  • community antenna television — (CATV) System of television reception in which signals from distant stations are picked up by large antenna and transmitted by cable to individual paying customers …   Black's law dictionary

  • community antenna television —    (CATV)    A term usually applied to urban cable television stations or distributors …   IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

  • community antenna television — noun : cable television herein …   Useful english dictionary

  • Community Antenna Television — ➡ CATV * * * …   Universalium

  • community antenna television. — See CATV. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • community antenna television — commu′nity anten′na tel′evision n. rtv See CATV • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • community antenna television. — See CATV. [1950 55] …   Useful english dictionary

  • community antenna — community antenna, a television antenna supplying signals to a number of receivers …   Useful english dictionary

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