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mass medium

n. pl. mass media
A means of public communication reaching a large audience.

mass media

pl n
(Communications & Information) the means of communication that reach large numbers of people in a short time, such as television, newspapers, magazines, and radio

mass′ me′dia


n.pl.
the means of communication, as television and newspapers, that reach great numbers of people.
[1920–25]
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Strengthening of information collaboration between mass media of both countries.
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He expressed the Ministry's willingness to enhance its cooperation with Russian Communications and Mass Media Ministry through taking advantage of the Russian technical and programmatic expertise in the radio and television fields, as well as strengthening cooperation between Yemen and Russia Today TV channels.
Mass media makes possible the concept of celebrity; without the ability of movies, magazines and news media to reach across thousands of miles, people could not become famous or for that matter villainous.
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Mass media is a form of modern culture that transcends national boundaries.
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