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English definition of “pay-per-view”

pay-per-view

noun [U]     /ˌpeɪ.pəˈvjuː/ US  /-pɚ-/ (also PPV)
a system for watching television in which people pay for the particular programmes that they watch : pay-per-view television / channels We watched the boxing match on pay-per-view.Television
(Definition of pay-per-view noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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