mass medium


noun, plural mass media.

any of the means of communication, as television or newspapers, that reach very large numbers of people.

Nearby words

  1. mass in,
  2. mass leave,
  3. mass man,
  4. mass market,
  5. mass media,
  6. mass meeting,
  7. mass merchandiser,
  8. mass movement,
  9. mass noun,
  10. mass number

Origin of mass medium

First recorded in 1920–25

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