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English definition of “podcast”

podcast

noun [C]     /ˈpɒd.kɑːst/ US  /ˈpɑːd.kæst/
a radio programme that is stored in a digital form that you can download from the internet and play on a computer or on an MP3 playerProgrammes and other broadcastsInternet terminology and abbreviations podcasting     /-kɑːst.ɪŋ/ US  /-kæst.ɪŋ/ noun [U] the process of making digital recordings of radio programmes that people can download from the internetProgrammes and other broadcastsInternet terminology and abbreviations
(Definition of podcast noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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