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General words for television and radio

the airwaves

noun

radio or television programmes

the boob tube

noun

the television

the box

noun

the television

the goggle-box

noun

a television

radio

noun

a system of broadcasting information and programmes that people can listen to

the small screen

noun

television, especially when it is considered in relation to the cinema

television

noun

the system of broadcasting pictures and sounds by electronic signals

television

noun

the business of creating and broadcasting television programmes

telly

noun

television

the tube

noun

television

TV

noun

television

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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