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mass medium

noun, plural mass media.
1.
any of the means of communication, as television or newspapers, that reach very large numbers of people.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25
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British Dictionary definitions for mass media

mass media

plural noun
1.
the means of communication that reach large numbers of people in a short time, such as television, newspapers, magazines, and radio
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Newspapers, motion pictures, radio, television, and magazines, all of which have the technical capacity to deliver information to millions of people.

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