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dead airnoun [U]

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a ​period of ​silence during a ​radio or ​televisionbroadcast that is not ​intended
(Definition of dead air from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dead air”
in Chinese (Simplified) (广播或电视播出因故障导致的)意外中断…
in Chinese (Traditional) (廣播或電視播映時因故障導致的)意外中斷…
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