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webcasting

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[web-kas-ting, ‐kah-sting] /ˈwɛbˌkæs tɪŋ, ‐ˌkɑ stɪŋ/
noun, Computers.
1.
the broadcasting of news, entertainment, etc., using the Internet, specifically the World Wide Web.
Also called cybercasting.
Origin of webcasting
1995-2000
First recorded in 1995-2000; (World Wide) Web + (broad)casting
Related forms
webcast, noun
webcaster, noun
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webcast

/ˈwɛbˌkɑːst/
noun
1.
a broadcast of an event over the World Wide Web: a live webcast of the game
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