switched-star

adjective

denoting or relating to a cable television system in which only one or two programme channels are fed to each subscriber, who can select other channels by remote control of a central switching pointa switched-star network Compare tree-and-branch

Nearby words

  1. switch-on,
  2. switchback,
  3. switchblade,
  4. switchboard,
  5. switched-on,
  6. switcheroo,
  7. switchgear,
  8. switchgirl,
  9. switching site,
  10. switchman

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