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public television

noun
1.
a type of noncommercial, usually educational, television programming funded by the government, grants, viewers, and corporations.
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  • The savings plan typically advertises on public television, in parenting magazines, and at high-school athletics events.
  • public television and radio, online media and news agencies still provide largely comprehensive and independent coverage.
  • They give anonymously to public television stations and private charities.
  • It will also be aired at the time on other public television stations throughout the state.
  • The public is invited to attend one of two previews of the public television series.

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