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cable-ready

[key-buh l-red-ee] /ˈkeɪ bəlˌrɛd i/
adjective
1.
(of a television or VCR) able to receive cable television directly, without the need for special reception or decoding equipment.
Origin
1980-1985
1980-85
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  • New facilities should be made cable-ready to interface with rapid technological development.
  • In addition, cable-ready copies were developed and distributed to a several cable television outlets in the six-county region.

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