a commercial service that broadcasts or provides television programs to viewers who pay a monthly charge or a per-program fee.
the programming provided.
Words nearby pay television
Origin of pay television
First recorded in 1955–60
Also called pay-TV [pey-tee-vee] /ˈpeɪˌtiˈvi/, subscription television.
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