boob tube(redirected from boob tubes)
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1. (Clothing & Fashion) a close-fitting strapless top, worn by women
2. Austral a strapless, boneless, shapeless brassiere made of a stretch fabric
3. (Communications & Information) chiefly US and Canadian a television receiver
2. a television set.
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|Noun||1.||boob tube - an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen; "the British call a tv set a telly"|
kinescope, picture tube, television tube - a cathode-ray tube in a television receiver; translates the received signal into a picture on a luminescent screen
television system, television - a telecommunication system that transmits images of objects (stationary or moving) between distant points