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off-air

[ awf-air, of- ]
/ ˈɔfˈɛər, ˈɒf- /
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adjective
not broadcast, but said, played, or happening in a radio or television studio context.
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off-air

adjective, adverb
obtained by reception of a radiated broadcasting signal rather than by line feedan off-air recording
connected with a radio or television programme but not broadcastan off-air phone-in
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