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off-air

[awf-air, of-] /ˈɔfˈɛər, ˈɒf-/
adjective
1.
not broadcast, but said, played, or happening in a radio or television studio context.
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Examples for off-air
  • Web episodes keep viewers interested during the summer when broadcast shows go off-air.
  • off-air archiving of news broadcasts from national television networks.
British Dictionary definitions for off-air

off-air

adjective, adverb
1.
obtained by reception of a radiated broadcasting signal rather than by line feed an off-air recording
2.
connected with a radio or television programme but not broadcast an off-air phone-in
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