[sahy-muh l-kast, ‐kahst, sim-uh l‐]
- to broadcast in this manner.
Origin of simulcast
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Examples from the Web for simulcast
Simulcast live: Dave on one side of the screen, me on the other.How Leno Won. Again.
December 10, 2008
- (tr) to broadcast (a programme, etc) simultaneously on radio and television
- a programme, etc, so broadcast
C20: from simul (taneous) + (broad) cast
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Word Origin and History for simulcast
"to broadcast simultaneously on radio and television," 1948, formed from simul(taneous) + (broad)cast. The noun is first recorded 1949, from the verb.
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