Definition of “podcast” - English Dictionary

“podcast” in British English

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podcastnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpɒd.kɑːst/ us /ˈpɑːd.kæst/
podcasting
noun [ U ] uk /ˈpɒd.kɑːst.ɪŋ/ us /ˈpɑːd.kæst.ɪŋ/

the process of making digital recordings of radio programmes that people can download from the internet

(Definition of “podcast” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“podcast” in American English

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podcastnoun [ C ]

us /ˈpɑdˌkæst/

a broadcast that is placed on the Internet for anyone who wants to listen to it or watch it:

Some radio stations already are posting their talk shows on websites to reach podcast audiences.
podcasting
noun [ U ] us /ˈpɑdˌkæs·tɪŋ/

Podcasting represents the next wave of do-it-yourself peer-to-peer broadcasting.

(Definition of “podcast” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“podcast” in Business English

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podcastnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpɒdkɑːst/ us /ˈpɒdkæst/ INTERNET, IT, COMMUNICATIONS

a recorded programme that can be downloaded from the internet and listened to on an MP3 player :

Remember you can download the weekly Business News as a podcast.
By selling advertising on his podcasts, he said he makes more money than most authors get for an average book advance.

podcastverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈpɒdkɑːst/ us /ˈpɒdkæst/ INTERNET, IT, COMMUNICATIONS

to record something as a podcast:

Of course, normal talk radio shows can also be podcast.
They have their own websites where they can blog and podcast.
podcasting
noun [ U ]

Podcasting has helped him reach a wider audience.

(Definition of “podcast” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)