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English definition of “pay-per-view”

pay-per-view

noun [U]     /ˌpeɪpəˈvjuː/ (abbreviation PPV)
COMMUNICATIONS a system for watching television in which people pay for the particular programmes that they watch: pay-per-view television In addition to showing live games there will be pay-per-view, and a deal offering Saturday night highlights.
(Definition of pay-per-view noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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