webcast
noun Usage: often capitalized Etymology: World Wide Web + broadcast Date: 1995 a transmission of sound and images (as of an event) via the World Wide Web • webcast verb, often capitalizedwebcaster noun, often capitalized

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • webcast — ► NOUN ▪ a live video broadcast of an event transmitted across the Internet …   English terms dictionary

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  • webcast — ▪ I. webcast web‧cast 1 [ˈwebkɑːst ǁ kæst] noun [countable] COMPUTING an event that is broadcast on the Internet as it is happening: • There will be a live webcast of the total solar eclipse.   [m0] ▪ II. webcast web‧cast 2 verb …   Financial and business terms

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  • webcast — UK [ˈwebˌkɑːst] / US [ˈwebˌkæst] noun [countable] Word forms webcast : singular webcast plural webcasts computing a broadcast on the Internet Derived word: webcast UK / US verb intransitive/transitive Word forms webcast : present tense… …   English dictionary

  • Webcast — Ein Webcast ist dem Zweck nach ähnlich einer Radio oder Fernsehsendung, jedoch für das Medium Internet konzipiert und – im Falle eines Live Webcasts – durch die Möglichkeit der Interaktion einer Radio oder Fernsehübertragung auch voraus. Der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • webcast — web|cast1 [ˈwebka:st US kæst] n an event such as a musical performance which you can listen to or watch on the Internet webcast 2 webcast2 past tense and past participle webcast v [I and T] to broadcast an event on the Internet, at the time the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • webcast — [[t]we̱bkɑːst, kæst[/t]] webcasts also Webcast N COUNT A webcast is an event such as a musical performance which you can listen to or watch on the Internet …   English dictionary

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