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closed-captioned

[klohzd-kap-shuh nd] /ˈkloʊzdˈkæp ʃənd/
adjective
1.
(of a television program) broadcast with captions, as for the hearing-impaired, that are visible only with the use of a decoder attached to the television set.
Origin
1975-1980
1975-80
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  • The video is closed-captioned and can be used in a variety of ways.
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closed-captioned

adjective
1.
(of a video recording) having subtitles which appear on screen only if the cassette is played through a special decoder
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