[ kahy-ron ]
/ ˈkaɪ rɒn /
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a text-based graphic overlay displayed at the bottom of a television screen or film frame, as closed captioning or the crawl of a newscast.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Origin of chyron
After Chyron Corporation, the manufacturer of a broadcast graphics generator
Words nearby chyron
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