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Meaning of “CCTV” in the English Dictionary

"CCTV" in British English

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CCTV

uk   us   /ˌsiː.siː.tiːˈviː/
abbreviation for closed-circuit television : a ​system that ​sendstelevisionsignals to a ​limitednumber of ​screens, and is often used in ​shops and ​publicplaces to ​preventcrime: CCTV ​cameras The ​wholeincident was ​captured on CCTV.
(Definition of CCTV from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"CCTV" in Business English

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CCTVnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌsiːsiːtiːˈviː/
abbreviation for closed circuit television : a ​system that ​sendstelevisionsignals to a ​number of ​screens and is often used in ​stores as ​protection against thieves: on CCTV He was ​caught on CCTV fleeing the scene. CCTV camera/​footage/​screen
(Definition of CCTV from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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