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dead air

noun
1.
the loss or suspension of the video or audio signal during a television or radio transmission.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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dead air

noun phrase

A sudden and undesirable silence (1950s+ Broadcasting)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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