station break

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nounRadio and Television.
  1. an interval between or during programs for identifying the station, making announcements, etc.

Origin of station break

First recorded in 1935–40

Words Nearby station break Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use station break in a sentence

  • Everett then sat up in his chair, and responded, "If you call me Chris to my face one more time, we better take a station break."

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  • As he ended the station break came, and the camera shifted to the Witches, dancing on stage, crying their chant.

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