Broadcast definitions

brôd'kăst'
Widely known.
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Scattered over a wide area.
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In a scattered manner.
adverb
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The act or process of broadcasting a signal, a message, or content, such as audio or video programming.
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A signal, message, or audio or video program that is broadcast over a communication network.

Watched the morning news broadcast.

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The act of scattering seed.
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To communicate or transmit (a signal, a message, or content, such as audio or video programming) to numerous recipients simultaneously over a communication network.

A radio station that broadcasts news; an agency broadcasting an appeal for donations over the Internet.

verb
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Widely scattered.
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To make known over a wide area.

Reporters who broadcast unchecked rumors in order to get the story out first;

verb
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Of, for, or by radio, television, or Internet broadcasting.
adjective
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To sow (seed) over a wide area, especially by hand.
verb
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Far and wide.
adverb
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To communicate or transmit a signal, a message, or content, such as audio or video programming, to numerous recipients simultaneously over a communication network.
verb
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The act of broadcasting.
noun
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A program transmitted by radio, television, or the Internet.
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To transmit programs by radio, television, or the Internet.
verb
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To scatter (seed) over a broad area rather than sow in drills.
verb
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To spread (information, gossip, etc.) widely.
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To transmit, as to a large audience, by radio, television, or the Internet.
verb
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Cast or scattered widely, in all directions.
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A programme (show, bulletin, documentary, and so on) so transmitted.
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To broadcast is to transmit information to a lot of people, especially when done via television or radio.

When you tell everyone in the neighborhood some news, this is an example of a time when you broadcast the news.

When you produce and transmit a radio program, this is an example of a time when you broadcast the radio show.

verb
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Relating to transmissions of messages or signals via radio waves or electronic means.
adjective
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(dated) The act of scattering seed.
noun
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A transmission of a radio or television programme aired to be received by anyone with a receiver.
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To transmit a message or signal via radio waves or electronic means.
verb
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A transmission mode in which a station sends a message to all stations on a network.A bridge or switch, for example, might broadcast a ping to all stations in order to update its routing tables. An authorized user of a voice mail system might broadcast a message to all stations to advise users of scheduled downtime for system maintenance. See also anycast, unicast and multicast.
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Communicated or transmitted by means of broadcasting, as over a communications network.

A broadcast announcement.

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Of or relating to the broadcasting of audio or video content over communication networks, as in television or radio.
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(1) To transmit to every receiver within a geographic area. Over-the-air TV and AM and FM radio are examples of broadcast networks. Contrast with narrowcast.
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The simultaneous sending of a message to all connected machines on a local area network (LAN). Symantec Security Response. Glossary. [Online, July 15, 2004.] Symantec Security Response Website. http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/refa.html.
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To transmit a message over a wide area.
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To appear as speaker, presenter or performer in a broadcast program.
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(archaic) To sow seeds over a wide area.
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To send an email in a single transmission to a (typically large) number of people.
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Simple past tense and past participle of broadcast.
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Origin of broadcast