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broadcast

verb [I or T]     /ˈbrɔːd.kɑːst/ US  /ˈbrɑːd.kæst/ (broadcast or US also broadcasted, broadcast or US also broadcasted)
B2 to send out a programme on television or radio: Radio Caroline used to broadcast from a boat in the North Sea. The tennis championship is broadcast live to several different countries.figurative I'm leaving but please don't broadcast (= tell everyone) the fact.Broadcasting in general broadcasting     /-ˌkɑː.stɪŋ/ US  /-ˌkæs.tɪŋ/ noun [U] Huge amounts of money are spent on sports broadcasting.Broadcasting in general
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