[sahy-muh l-kast, ‐kahst, sim-uh l‐]
- to broadcast in this manner.
Origin of simulcast
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Related Words for simulcastannouncement, publication, show, transmission, program, advertisement, performance, simulcast, newscast, transmit, beam, announce, air, relay, televise, communicate, send, circulate, telecast, conduction
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Contemporary Examples of simulcast
Simulcast live: Dave on one side of the screen, me on the other.How Leno Won. Again.
December 10, 2008
- (tr) to broadcast (a programme, etc) simultaneously on radio and television
- a programme, etc, so broadcast
Word Origin for simulcast
C20: from simul (taneous) + (broad) cast
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
"to broadcast simultaneously on radio and television," 1948, formed from simul(taneous) + (broad)cast. The noun is first recorded 1949, from the verb.
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