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broadcaster

[brawd-kas-ter, -kah-ster]
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noun
  1. a person or thing that broadcasts.
  2. a person or organization, as a network or station, that broadcasts radio or television programs.

Origin of broadcaster

First recorded in 1920–25; broadcast + -er1
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Examples from the Web for broadcaster

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  • Every broadcaster of the enemy subs was trying to talk to every other.

  • Those old steel rails themselves act as antennas for the broadcaster, and the rat's tail is the pickup antenna.

    Anything You Can Do ...

    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • Leach was a regular writer and broadcaster on natural history subjects and introduced it into the school curriculum.

    An Australian Bird Book

    John Albert Leach

  • The rails themselves act as antenna for the broadcaster, and the rat's tail is the pickup antenna.

    Anything You Can Do

    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • The broadcaster only had a very short range, so the source couldn't be too far away.

    The Measure of a Man

    Randall Garrett