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FCC

U.S. Government
1.
Federal Communications Commission: a board charged with regulating broadcasting and interstate communication by wire, radio, and television.
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  • Talk of the FCC investigation had died aborning, but talk like that was enough to upset anybody.

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  • The carried the statement of FCC officials that an investigation would be made.

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British Dictionary definitions for FCC

FCC

abbreviation (in the US)
1.
Federal Communications Commission
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Word Origin and History for FCC

U.S. Federal Communications Commission, formed 1934 from the former Federal Radio Commission.

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FCC

1.
Federal Communications Commission
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