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talk radio

noun
1.
a radio format featuring talk shows and listener call-ins.
Origin
1985-1990
1985-90
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talk radio

noun phrase

Radio programs on which callers speak with a ''host'': QVC is talk radio taken to its most shallow, most comforting limits

[1985+; talk show is found by 1965]


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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