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A trademark for a device employed in television to show an actor or a speaker an enlarged line-by-line reproduction of a script, unseen by the audience.
(Broadcasting) trademark US and Canadian an electronic television prompting device whereby a prepared script, unseen by the audience, is enlarged line by line for the speaker. equivalent in Britain (and certain other countries) Autocue
Tel•e•Promp•Ter(ˈtɛl əˌprɒmp tər)
an off-camera device that displays a magnified script speakers program.