simulcast
verb Etymology: simultaneous broadcast Date: 1948 intransitive verb to broadcast simultaneously (as by radio and television) transitive verb to broadcast (a program) by simulcasting • simulcast noun

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  • Simulcast — is a portmanteau of simultaneous broadcast , and refers to programs or events broadcast across more than one medium, or more than one service on the same medium, at the same time. For example, Virgin Radio is simulcast on both AM and on satellite …   Wikipedia

  • Simulcast — [ˈsɪmjʊlˌkɑːst] (von englisch simultaneous ‚gleichzeitig‘ und broadcast ‚senden‘) steht für eine Simultanübertragung desselben Inhaltes über mehrere Rundfunkwege. So ist dasselbe Programm der ARD terrestrisch digital über Antenne und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • simulcast — ☆ simulcast [sī′məl kast΄, sī′məlkäst΄ ] vt. simulcast or simulcasted, simulcasting [< SIMULTANEOUS + (BROAD)CAST] to broadcast (a program, event, etc.) simultaneously by radio and television n. a program, etc. so broadcast …   English World dictionary

  • Simulcast — est un terme formé par la contraction de « simultaneous broadcast ». Il fait référence à la diffusion simultanée d un même contenu (audio ou vidéo) sur deux médias distincts ou sur un seul média en utilisant deux types de modulation.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • simulcast — (v.) to broadcast simultaneously on radio and television, 1948, formed from simul(taneous) + (broad)cast. The noun is first recorded 1949, from the verb …   Etymology dictionary

  • simulcast — ► NOUN 1) a simultaneous transmission of the same programme on radio and television, or on two or more channels. 2) N. Amer. a live transmission of a public celebration or sports event. ► VERB ▪ broadcast (such a transmission). ORIGIN blend of… …   English terms dictionary

  • Simulcast — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …   Wikipedia Español

  • simulcast — UK [ˈsɪm(ə)lˌkɑːst] / US [ˈsaɪm(ə)lˌkæst] verb [transitive] Word forms simulcast : present tense I/you/we/they simulcast he/she/it simulcasts present participle simulcasting past tense simulcast past participle simulcast to broadcast a programme… …   English dictionary

  • simulcast — [[t]sɪməlkɑːst, kæst[/t]] simulcasts, simulcasting (The form simulcast is used in the present tense and is the past tense and past participle of the verb.) 1) N COUNT: oft N of n A simulcast is a programme which is broadcast at the same time on… …   English dictionary

  • simulcast — sim|ul|cast [ˈsıməlka:st US ˈsaıməlkæst] v past tense and past participle simulcast [T usually passive] AmE [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: simultaneous + broadcast] to broadcast a programme on television and radio at the same time >simulcast n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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