Meaning of “set-top box” in the English Dictionary

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"set-top box" in Business English

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set-top boxnoun [ C ]


a piece of electronic equipment that makes it possible to watch digital television, to use the internet on ordinary televisions, or to connect to cable or satellite television programmes:

The company distributes movies over the web via set-top boxes plugged into TVs.

(Definition of “set-top box” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)